Bangladesh will look forward to keep the winning momentum against Pakistan in the last match of the group stage on Thursday. Currently Pakistan top the group list with slightly better run-rate.
Bangladesh beat Hong Kong by 8 wickets in the opening match of the Max Emerging Teams Asia Cup 2017. Mominul Haque and Nasir Hossain both picked up 3 wickets each while Saif Hassan’s fifty helped Bangladesh to seal a comprehensive victory.
In the 2nd match Bangladesh won by 83 runs against Nepal. Nasir Hossain scored an unbeaten century and guided Bangladesh to post a total of 257/9 after an early collapse. Nepal were never in the game as they lost the wickets in regular basis. Javed picked up 4 wickets and Saif grabbed 3.
On the other hand Pakistan also won their both matches. They beat Nepal by 6 wickets in the opening match and then thrashed Hong Kong to beat them by 248 runs in the 2nd match.
Winner of this match will be the group champion to play in the semi-final. Match will start at 9 am Bangladesh time.