Bangladesh clinched a convincing victory against New Zealand who were considered as one of hottest contenders of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 title. It was a brilliant partnership between Shakib Al Hassn and Mahmudullah Riyad on the middle which led the side to the victory even after a 33 for 4 situation. [বাংলায় পড়ুন: বিশ্ব মিডিয়ায় বাংলাদেশের প্রশংসা]
Tigers have earned a lot of praises in the world media after thrashing New Zealand. BBC headlined as “Bangladesh complete amazing victory – how it happened.”
Popular newspaper based in the UK, Telegraph headlined as “Sprightly Shakib and Mahmudullah send New Zealand packing.” while The Guardian headlined as “Bangladesh humble New Zealand to keep Champions Trophy hopes alive.”
Cricket Australia’s official website cricket.com.au headlined as “Tigers roar, knock out Black Caps.” Popular cricket website, ESPNcricinfo headlined as “Record-breaking Shakib and Mahmudullah stun New Zealand.”
Indian media also praised Bangladesh after the victory, “Bangladesh must savour win against New Zealand in ICC Champions Trophy,” headlined hindustantimes.
Pakistan’s popular online news portal dawn headlined as “Shakib stars as Bangladesh end New Zealand’s Champions Trophy bid.”
– Nazmus Sajid Chowdhury, Contributor, bdcrictime.com