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Asia Cup: India beats Bangladesh by 45 runs

Latest Update: February 24, 2016 | 305 Views
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DHAKA: India has beaten Bangladesh by 45 runs in the Asia Cup T20 opener at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur here on Wednesday.

Ashish Nehra was the pick of the bowlers, claiming three wickets for 23 runs as Bangladesh finished on 121/7.

Earlier, a brilliant knock from Rohit Sharma powered India to 166/6.

Rohit scored 83 runs from 55 deliveries, while Hardik Pandya (31 from 18) also helped in accelerating the scores towards the end.