India defeated Bangladesh by 79 runs in the 2014 World Cup and 72 runs in 2016.
India defeated defending champion Australia by 17 runs in the first league match
The match will be played in Perth from 4.30 pm, broadcast on Star Sports Network and Hotstar
Dainik BhaskarFeb 24, 2020, 02:34 PM IST Sports Desk. India face defending Asia Cup champions Bangladesh in the second league match of the Women's T20 World Cup today. In the history of the tournament, there have been two matches between the two countries so far and both of them have won. India beat Bangladesh at home in the 2014 T20 World Cup for the first time. Then Team India won by 79 runs. At the same time, the victory in the World Cup in India in 2016 was also won by the host team. Then India lost by 72 runs.
If we look at the last 5 matches between the two countries, then the match seems to be equal. Because Bangladesh has beaten India in both the previous matches. These matches belong to the 2018 Asia Cup. Bangladesh then defeated India in the final to win the Asia Cup. There have been 11 matches between the two teams so far. India has won 9, Bangladesh 2.
Harmanpreet Kaur scored the most runs, Poonam took the most wickets
India's captain Harmanpreet Kaur has scored 276 runs in most 11 matches against Bangladesh. She has also scored two half-centuries. At the same time, Poonam Yadav has taken 17 wickets in the most 8 matches against Bangladesh. In this, 4 wickets for 9 runs has been his best performance.
We will not take Bangladesh lightly: Veda
The Indian team are on a high after defeating defending champions Australia by 17 runs in their first league match. Yet the Indian team is not underestimating Bangladesh. Indian batsman Veda Krishnamurthy said that in this match we have to score big. So that the bowlers have a chance to defend him.
We are not thinking about the outcome of the India-Australia match: Salma
At the same time, Bangladesh's team are trying to rearrange. Captain Salma Khatoon made it clear that we are not thinking about the outcome of the India-Australia match. Our focus is on our game. We hope the World Cup starts well.
India has not become the champion yet
T20 World Cup has been held 6 times so far. India has not reached the final even once, while Australia has won the title 4 times at most. India has reached the semi-finals 3 times (2009, 2010, 2018). The last time he lost to England in the semi-finals.
India: Harmanpreet Kaur (captain), Shefali Verma, Smriti Mandhana, Jemima Rodriguez, Deepti Sharma, Veda Krishnamurthy, Shikha Pandey, Tania Bhatia (wicket-keeper), Arundhati Reddy, Poonam Yadav, Rajeshwari Gaekwad, Harleen Deol, Richa Ghosh, Pooja Varma Radha Yadav
Bangladesh: Salma Khatoon (Captain), Rumana Ahmed (Vice Captain), Ayesha Rehman, Fahima Khatoon, Farghana Haq, Jahanara Alam, Khadija Tul Kubra, Shobhana Mustari, Murshida Khatoon, Nahida Akhtar, Nigar Sultana, Panna Ghosh, Ritu Moni, Sajinda Islam and Shamima Sultana.