Bangladesh v Afghanistan 2nd T20 International match on June 05 at Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in Dehradun, Uttarakhand; the match starts at 02:30 PM GMT. Bangladesh and Afghanistan faced each other twice in twenty20 cricket, and both sides won one match each. For Bangladesh, this one is a must-win clash to save T20I series, while the hosts would be looking for another win to seal the series.
Afghanistan beat Bangladesh by 45-runs in the first T20I of Biman Bangladesh Airlines T20I series. Afghanistan’s spin trio help them to register a comfortable win over Bangladesh, three wickets each from Rashid Khan and Shapoor Zadran help Afghanistan bowl out Bangladesh for 122 to win by 45 runs and take a 1-0 series lead in Dehradun. Earlier, Afghanistan set a target of 168 runs for Bangladesh to chase in 20-overs. Mohammad Shahzad top-scored with 40 runs while Samiullah Shenwari and Shafiqullah Shafaq contributed 36 and 24 runs respectively.
Afghanistan (From): Mohammad Shahzad(w), Usman Ghani, Asghar Stanikzai(c), Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi, Samiullah Shenwari, Shafiqullah Shafiq, Rashid Khan, Karim Janat, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Shapoor Zadran, Gulbadin Naib, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Aftab Alam, Hazratullah Zazai, Darwish Rasooli, Najeeb Tarakai
Bangladesh (From): Tamim Iqbal, Liton Das, Shakib Al Hasan(c), Mushfiqur Rahim(w), Mahmudullah, Sabbir Rahman, Mosaddek Hossain, Abul Hasan, Nazmul Islam, Rubel Hossain, Abu Jayed, Soumya Sarkar, Mehidy Hasan, Abu Hider Rony, Ariful Haque