Speaking before the tournament's much-anticipated opener at The Oval, Morgan tipped his players to "embrace" the challenge of converting two years of limited-overs transformation into a trophy this summer. Bangladesh Cricket team also going to try their best against the big boys to give a surprise for their country and team fans.
Root's innings was his highest in one-day internationals, surpassing his 125 against South Africa at Centurion previous year.
Although their warm-up game against the Aussies got rained off, they will take solace from the fact that their batting clicked while chasing a formidable total of 340 in their opening warm-up game match against Bangladesh. He therefore is the "Hatke Player of the match".
Tamim started on a cautious note getting his first boundary off 21st ball that he faced.
Roy looked jittery throughout his eight-ball innings and his dismissal epitomised that.
Both changed gears and began to play their shots. It is expected that the team will reach around 350 runs with the help of Buttler's final touches.
0 Number of 300-plus totals by Bangladesh against England before this game.
India will play their next two matches at The Oval, against the Sri Lankans on June 8 and then South Africa on June 11.
The reigning champions first defeated the Kiwis by 45 runs by D-L method, while they toyed Bangladeshi bowlers en route to a massive 240-run thumping yesterday. The bowling attack will be led by Woakes, Mark Wood, fresh from his last over heroics at the Ageas Bowl, and Liam Plunkett with Adil Rashid, who has taken ten wickets in three ODIs against Bangladesh, with Ali providing the spin. He along with skipper Mushfiqur Rahim (79) added 166 runs in 25.1 overs to hand a crucial advantage to the visitors.
"One of the strongest parts of reinforcing the freedom in which we play is backing that up with selection".
The batsmen had crossed and next ball Mushfiqur carelessly holed out to long-off, with Bangladesh only managing a modest 43 off the last five overs. Malik has a career spanning nearly two decades began in the form of an off-spinner and would most likely culminate, whenever it does as one of the most dependable batsman in the shorter versions of the game that Pakistan has ever had.