Written by Jasmeen Sandhi | June 27, 2019
Shakib Al Hasan (one of the greatest all rounder) performed very well against Afghanistan. Bangladesh scored total 262 runs. Whereas, Afghanistan scored total 200 runs. Bengal Tigers won match by 62 runs on Monday. Sunil Joshi (Present spin Bowling Consultant) tweeted by calling Shakib as a ‘Mr. Consistent’ that he has been unexpected. Shakib became the 1st Bangladesh bowler to take fifer in WC. He has done enough jobs to win the man of the tournament award.
He got 10 wickets and scored 476 runs with an average of 95.2 with two games remaining before semifinal. He created history by becoming all-rounder after Yuvraj Singh. Bengal tigers had a remarkable day as they beat the Afghanistan.
Here are some twitter reactions on Bangladesh’s victory upon Afghanistan. Everyone is paying tribute to ‘Shakib Al Hasan’ as he played very well and won many hearts with his excellent performance in the match.
#BANvAFG Shakib al Hassan got the first 5 wicket hauls for Bangladesh in their World cup history. Shakib joined 2 Indian players, former star Kapil Dev & Yuvraj Singh, who scored a century and took 5 wickets in the World cup. Kapil Dev did in 1983 & Yuvraj Singh in 2011.
— Ram (@ram574) June 24, 2019
Bangladesh's victory over Afghanistan was their 100th win in International cricket with the trio of Shakib Al Hasan, Tamim Iqbal and Mushfiqur Rahim in the playing XI.
— Sampath Bandarupalli (@SampathStats) June 25, 2019
— Muhammad Noman (@Nomancricket29) June 25, 2019
Yuvraj Singh 🇮🇳
Shakib Al Hasan 🇧🇩
Shakib has become only the second player to score 50 runs and take five wickets in the same Cricket World Cup match 👏
— Nasir Hossain Niloy (@NasirHossainNi6) June 25, 2019
1st Batsman To Score 1000 World Cup Runs For
Ind – Sachin Tendulkar
Pak – Javed Miandad
WI – Viv Richards
Aus – Mark Waugh
SL – Aravinda De Silva
SA – Herschelle Gibbs
NZ – Stephen Fleming
Bang – Shakib Al Hasan*#BANvAFG
— CricBeat (@Cric_beat) June 24, 2019
Shakib has been a blessing for Fantasy Cricket players, this World Cup. #BANvAFG
— Trendulkar (@Trendulkar) June 24, 2019
— Sumaiya Binte Alam ♠️♣️ (@SumaiyaBA) June 24, 2019
— ESPNcricinfo (@ESPNcricinfo) June 25, 2019
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