Bangladesh Emerging Team clinch T20 series against Ireland Wolves


Ireland Wolves Tour of Bangladesh 2021

Bangladesh Emerging Team vs Ireland Wolves

Only T20

Venue : Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium

Toss : Ireland Wolves won the toss and decided to field first.

Bangladesh Emerging Team : 184/7 in 20 overs (Towhid 58, Saif 48, Shamim 28; Chase 2/36, Campher 1/14, Getkate 1/14)

Ireland Wolves : 154/10 in 18.1 overs (Tucker 38, Dohney 29, Getkate 26*; Sumon Khan 4/28, Tanvir 2/32, Biplob 2/37)

Result : Bangladesh Emerging Team won by 30 runs.

Player of Match : Saif Hassan.

Bangladesh Emerging Team beat Ireland Wolves in the only T20 by 30 runs and won the series at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium. Earlier Emerging team also won the only 4-day match and One-Day series.

Batting first, Emerging team posted 184 for 7 in 20 overs. Skipper Saif Hassan led from the front as he played a 36-ball 48-run knock. After his departure, Towhid Hriody maintained his good run form as he scored quickfire knock of 58 off just 36 balls to guide his side for a big total on the board. Shamim Patwary gave the perfect finishing touch as his unbeaten 28 in 11 balls powered Emerging Team to score past the 180 runs mark. Chase picked up 2 wickets for 36 for the visiting side.

In response, Ireland Wolves were never in the chase as Emerging Team bowlers kept the in the pressure throughout the innings by picking up wickets in regular basis. Tucker was the only batsmen who looked threating before got out on 38. Sumon Khan scalped 4 wickets for 31 for Bangladesh Emerging.