Bangladesh U-19 thrashes Malaysia U-19 to top the table in Youth Asia Cup

After beating Nepal U-19 in a thrilling fashion, Bangladesh U-19 have now defeated Malaysia U-19 in a dominating way to top the table in the Youth Asia Cup.  [নিউজটি বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ ২৬২ রানের বড় জয় পেয়েছে বাংলাদেশ]

Bangladesh batted first and put a mammoth 335 runs on the board losing 6 wickets. Though the openers lost their wicket early, skipper Saif Hassan and Towhid Hridoy built a huge partnership which guided Bangladesh to massive score.

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Saif scored 90 runs with 5 fours and 3 sixes while Hridoy scored 120 runs with 7 fours and 4 huge sixes. Aminul’s unbeaten cameo of 37 runs off just 17 balls took Bangladesh to a massive score of 335.

Malaysia bowler Hafiz was the only one who some success with the ball. Though he was also expensive, he picked up 4 wickets. 

In reply, Malaysia couldn’t start well. The wickets kept tumbling and the run rate kept decreasing. In the end, it was an absolute shocker as Malaysia managed to score only 73 runs losing 8 wickets in their 50 overs. 

All the bowlers were disciplined with the ball. Nayeem bowlers 10 overs and had 7 maidens. Shakawat picked up 3 wickets while Afif picked up 2. 

Bangladesh U-19 won by a huge margin of 262 runs and now they are at the top of the table in the Youth Asia Cup

Brief score: 

  • BAN U-19 335/6 (50 ov) | Saif 90 (103), Hridoy 120 (120) | Hafiz 4/78 
  • MLY  U-19 73/8 (50 ov) | Virandeep 46 (130) | Shakhawat 3/18, Afif 2/19

Result: Bangladesh U-19 won by 262 runs 1 of 1

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