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WI vs BAN highlights ICC CWC 2019: Shakib's century takes Bangladesh to win

Shakib Al Hasan smashed unbeaten 124 and Litton Das added clinical 94 to take Bangladesh to victory against West Indies with 7 wickets and 8.3 overs to spare

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In West Indies vs Bangladesh match of ICC World Cup 2019, Shakib Al Hasan's century and Litton Das' unbeaten 94 take Bangladesh to a comfortable victory over West Indies at the Country Ground Taunton on Monday. Bangladesh have now climbed to the fifth spot in the Points Table while West indies are at the seventh spot. Baating first, Shai Hope missed his century but hit a patient 121-ball 96 while Shimron Hetmyer produced a quick-fire fifty as West Indies posted a challenging 321 for seven in 50 overs. For Bangladesh, pace duo of Mohammad Saifuddin (3/72) and Mustafizur Rahman (3/59) snapped three wickets each, while Shakib Al Hasan (2/54) took two. Chasing the massive total Bangladesh lost Soumya early and Tamim missed his half-century but Shakib kept the chase alive and Litton Das joined him after Mushfiqur Rahim was dismissed cheaply. Shakib adn Litton accelerated after resorting to singles and doubles and in the process settled down at the crease. Shaklib went on to score his second and consecutive century in World Cup 2019 while Litton smashed his fifty in his maiden World Cup match. Both the players took the team to victory with 8.3 overs to spare.


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