In Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, it was a tremendous day for Bangladeshi cricket supporters and players as well. Twelve years ago Bangladesh cricket team played on this ground against Australia. On that match, they defeated Aussie team by five wickets. People of Bangladesh were reminiscing that day, and they got another fabulous victory like that at yesterday. Two biggest cricket superstars of Bangladesh showed their magic.
Shakib Al Hasan and Mahmudullah Riyad made their team winner by breaking a lot of cricket records. They made some new records and created a history of Bangladesh cricket. What a match it was! Cricket fans of Bangladesh and the entire cricket world watched a fantabulous victory of Bangladesh. This victory is the main turning point for Mashrafi’s team. Team Tigers are staying in the number two position right now.
Australia lost their number two position right away just after the improbable victory of Bangladesh team. Tigers knocked New Zealand out of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017. New Zealand scored 265 for eight wickets. Bangladesh got the target of 266 runs to chase. Mashrafi’s team lost four wickets within 33 runs. It was just like the worst nightmare for Team Tigers, but just after that two superstars Shakib and Mahmudullah turned the nightmare into the sweetest dream for Bangladeshi cricket fans. No one believed that Team Tigers could win the match.
Shakib Al Hasan and Mahmudullah Riyad made a biggest 5th wicket partnership and gave their supporters a huge victory against New Zealand. Mosaddek’s final shot in the short third man area confirmed the victory of Bangladesh cricket team. Sophia Gardens cricket ground was full of Bangladeshi cricket supporters at that time. Stadium just turned into a piece of Bangladesh right away.
All Team Tiger’s fans were celebrating wildly. Their boundless joy proved once again that Bangladesh’s cricket is going ahead rapidly. The partnership between Shakib and Mahmudullah was about 224 runs. Shakib Hasan got his seventh ODI Century and scored 114 runs. He sent the ball out of the boundary for eleven times and over the boundary for two times. Mahmudullah also got his third ODI Century from 107 balls. Both of them created the sweetest ever cricket history of Bangladesh cricket team.
There has no doubt that Bangladesh cricket team turned into a name of fear for all cricket playing nations. It was a great challenge for Bangladesh to prove that they can also win any match in anywhere at any cricket ground in all over the world. They not only play well in the home condition but also they are capable of winning any match in any country.
In the last ICC World Cup 2015, Bangladesh knocked England cricket team out of the tournament and played the quarter-final and this time they knocked out New Zealand. It proves very well that Team Bangladesh is very consistent to win against any team in the world. If today England can defeat Australia, then Bangladesh will play in the semi-final directly, and it will be the biggest achievement for Bangladesh cricket. Today fans of Bangladesh cricket team are waiting eagerly and praying for the victory of England.