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Twitter goes crazy on Bangladesh win last over thriller


Cutter Master Mustafizur Rahman has pulled off a thrilling three-run victory in the last over against Afghanistan to keep Bangladesh alive for the unimoni Asia Cup 2018 final. Skipper Mashrafe Bin Mortaza has mentioned him as a ‘magician’. [বাংলায় পড়ুন:বাংলাদেশের অবিস্মরণীয় জয়ে টুইটারে ঝড়]

 

Mustafizur Rahman after doing last ball of the match
Mustafizur Rahman after winning the match in last ball.

Afghanistan needed 8 off the last over in 250-run chase. Rashid Khan took two runs on the first ball. Mustafizur bounced back strongly with a bouncer to Rashid getting him caught and bowled. The next ball to Samiullah Shenwari went for 1 leg bye. Bangladeshi players appealed for a catch but on-field decision was not out.

Newcomer Gulbadin Naib got beaten off an off-cutter delivery on the fourth ball and then scampered through for 1 leg bye which made Afghanistan needing 4 runs to win from the last ball.

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Mustafizur bowled a shortish delivery to Shenwari which he swang and missed and chucking the bat in the air. Bangladesh escaped Afghanistan scare to stay alive in the competition.

After breathtaking victory against Afghanistan in the last over thriller, social media Twitter went crazy on Mustafiz-Riyad. At the same time, Afghanistan earned respect from all over the cricketing world.

After a thrilling victory for Bangladesh, have a look some of the best tweets here:

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