Haider, Liton lead HP to achieve yet another comfortable victory
Bangladesh High Performance (HP) squad who are touring Australia as the part of their condition camp, have received another victory against the Northern Territory Invitational XI. The 9 wickets victory leas Liton Das and his to take a lead of 4-0 in the five-match ODI series. [বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ রনি, লিটন নৈপূণ্যে বাংলাদেশের দাপুটে জয়]
Chasing a small total set by the Northern Territory Invitational XI, Bangladesh High Performance (HP) XI reached the landmark with ease. Bangladesh lost just one wicket and secured yet another comfortable victory with 24-over to spare.
Liton Das, the wicket-keeper batsman who is currently leading Bangladesh High Performance (HP) squad in Australia, played a sensible knock of 72 runs. His astonishing innings led Bangladesh HP XI to win comfortably. He remained unbeaten and left the ground after securing victory.
Earlier, Pacers did tremendous work while bowling first against the the Northern Territory Invitational XI. In the afore side of Bangladesh bowling attack, Northern Territory who decided to bat first got all-out on 136 runs. Nathan McSweeney and first drop Alex Gregory both scored 34 runs respectively against the visiting side.
Abu Haider became highest wickets taker today. He bagged 4 wickets from his 8.2 overs while giving away just 22 runs. On the other side of the view, by bowling 7 overs, Abul Hasan Raju and Eabadot Hossain exulted two NT batsmen each. Raju giving away 29 runs while his mate Ebadot gave 18 runs in his spell.
The last match of the five-match ODI series between this two teams will be held on Tuesday at the same venue.
Northern Territory Invitational XI: 136/10
McSweeney 34, Gregory 34; Abu Haider 22/4, Ebadot 18/2, Abul 29/2
Bangladesh HP XI: 137/1 (Liton 72*)
–Imran Hasan, Correspondent, bdcrictime.com