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OVERS 28: FIFTY! Shai Hope brings up his ODI half-century off 75 balls. West Indies 139/2

OVERS 25.three: FOUR! Pooran sends Hossain towards third guy for a boundary. WI 127/2

Nicholas Pooran comes to the crease.

OVERS 24.three: WICKET! Shakib Al Hasan ends Evin Lewis' keep at 70. Lewis lofts this towards long on but fails to attach neatly. Sabbir Rahman (sub) takes a very simple catch. Lewis' excellent innings comes to an finish. West Indies 122/2

OVERS 24.1: SIX! Shakib to Lewis. The left-hander leans forwards and dispatches the all-rounder over deep mid-wicket fence. Brilliant shot from him. WI 120/1

OVERS 22.6: FOUR! Back-to-back barriers for Evin Lewis. Superb placement from the left-hander. WI 108/1

OVERS 22.1: FIFTY! Evin Lewis brings up his 4th ODI half-century. West Indies 95/1

20 overs gone!

West Indies 86/1

Shai Hope 33*, Evin Lewis 45*

OVERS 15.6: FOUR! Shai Hope performs this fantastically towards deep further cover for a boundary. eight runs off Hasan's over. WI 72/1

End of OVER 15: 6 runs off Mustafizur's over. WI 64/1

12.Four overs: Four and 50 up for West Indies! Cracking pull shot from Evin Lewis off Mashrafe Mortaza and Windies have 51 on the board for the loss of one wicket. Lewis is batting on 31 along Shai Hope on 14.

End of 12th over: Another tight over from Mehidy Hasan comes to an finish. Just 3 runs from it. WI 45/1

End of 10th over: End of first powerplay and Bangladesh are ahead of West Indies in this day and age. Shai Hope (12) and Evin Lewis (17) are trying to rebuild for Windies in this day and age. WI 32/1

FOUR! Boundary for Shai Hope on the ultimate ball of the 8th over. Punches the ball thru covers to assemble his first 4 of the match. First over from Mustafizur Rahman produces eight runs. WI 29/1

Five.Five overs: FOUR! Poor delivery outside off from Mohammad Saifuddin and Evin Lewis punches it thru covers for his 2d boundary. Brilliant placement from Lewis on that occasion. WI 17/1

End of 5th over: First five overs are up and West Indies appear to be suffering in the beginning. Both Mortaza and Saifuddin have bowled in just right spaces up to now. WI eight/1

three.2 overs: OUT! Mohammad Saifuddin strikes early for Bangladesh. Chris Gayle pokes at the ball outside off, will get the outside edge and Mushfiqur Rahim takes a just right diving catch behind the stumps. Gayle walks again for a duck. WI 6/1

2.2 overs: FOUR! Width outside off stump from Mashrafe Mortaza and Evin Lewis drives the ball thru covers to assemble his first boundary of the match. WI 6/zero

End of second over: Tight start from Mohammad Saifuddin as neatly from the other finish. Just two runs from his first over. WI 2/zero

End of 1st over: Maiden! Top start from Mashrafe Mortaza. Chris Gayle taking a look cautious in the beginning. Mohammad Saifuddin will percentage the new ball with Mortaza from the other finish. WI zero/zero

Chris Gayle and Evin Lewis are at the crease for West Indies. Mashrafe Mortaza will start the complaints for Bangladesh. Here we move!

Both groups are out within the heart in conjunction with match officers for the nationwide anthems. We are simply mins clear of the beginning!

Playing XI for each groups

West Indies: Chris Gayle, Evin Lewis, Shai Hope(wk), Darren Bravo, Nicholas Pooran, Shimron Hetmyer, Jason Holder(c), Andre Russell, Sheldon Cottrell, Oshane Thomas, Shannon Gabriel

Bangladesh: Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim(wk), Liton Das, Mahmudullah, Mosaddek Hossain, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mehidy Hasan, Mashrafe Mortaza(c), Mustafizur Rahman

Captains at the toss

Jason Holder: Probably a chance to put some runs on the board. We do not need to drop our intent and we need to be somewhat smarter and play neatly. One exchange for us. Carlos Brathwaite is out and Darren Bravo is in.

Mashrafe Mortaza: We would like to bowl first. There are some patches within the wicket and our batting has been just right, we have been chasing neatly. We were off and on, two days of damage and feature been training frequently for the closing Four-Five days. Boys are neatly ready. Mithun is not taking part in. Liton Das is available in for him and hopefully he can play some photographs. He is a top-order batter and we're backing him.

Team information: One exchange each and every for each the groups. Liton Das is available in for Mohammad Mithun in Bangladesh XI. Carlos Brathwaite sits out, Darren Bravo replaces him within the West Indies group.

TOSS NEWS: Bangladesh skipper Mashrafe Mortaza wins the toss and opts to box towards West Indies at the County Ground in Taunton.

Hello and welcome to the live updates of the ICC Cricket World Cup match 23 between West Indies and Bangladesh.


After suffering two defeats in their closing 3 fixtures, each West Indies and Bangladesh will goal to go back again to profitable ways when they face each and every different in their the most important World Cup tie at the Cooper Associates County Ground in Taunton.

Both groups introduced themselves at the ongoing tournament with convincing victories, but have did not build directly to that good fortune.

After beating Pakistan in their tournament opener, Windies have did not live up to the aggression and lost their subsequent suits towards Australia and England, while their game towards South Africa was once washed out. Their bowlers have carried out moderately neatly in all their suits, but it is their batting which has left the fans disenchanted.

Having one of the attacking batting line-ups, Windies have paid the associated fee for poor shot variety from the likes of Chris Gayle, Andre Russell and others. As a consequence, they are placed at the 6th spot with 3 points from 4 video games.

On the other hand, Bangladesh's good fortune has revolved round Shakib al Hasan. The primary ODI all-rounder has not most effective carried out with the bat and has been the backbone of Bangladesh batting.

Their bowlers have did not upward thrust to the occasions and feature been unsettled by way of the attacking logo of cricket performed by way of the opposition, particularly England who posted a mammoth total of 386/6 within the allocated 50 overs.

And so, skipper Mashrafe Mortaza will hope for an progressed performance from his bowlers so that they are able to sign up their 2d victory of the tournament and transfer up the desk.

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