COLOMBO: India captain Rohit Sharma praised them performance of the Indian team in the second T20 match and termed “clinical” their six-wicket win over Bangladesh in their second match of the Nidahas Trophy Twenty20 International Tri-Series on Thursday.
India restricted Bangladesh to 139/8 and then chased down the target with six wickets and 1.2 overs to spare to make a strong comeback after the loss to Sri Lanka in the opening match.
Shikhar Dhawan continued his red-hot form with a 55 off 43 deliveries to play the lead role in India’s batting. But the win was mostly set-up by the bowlers Jaydev Unadkat (3/38), Vijay Shankar (2/32), Yuzvender Chahal (1/19) and Shardul Thakur (1/25).
“I think it was a great performance, something that was expected from us. Right from the start to the end, it was clinical and a complete team effort,” he said at the post-match presentation ceremony.