New Delhi: The Bangladesh cricket team, which has visited India without its key players, has created history. They have defeated hosts India by seven wickets in the first T20 match. This is Bangladesh's first victory over India in the history of T20 cricket. With this result, the visiting team has also taken a 1-0 lead in the current series. Bangladesh's winning hero was Mushfiqur Rahim (60). The second match of the series between the two teams will be played on Thursday (7 November).
Bangladesh cricket team has come to India to play T20 and Test series. Both teams are playing the first T20 series. The first T20 match of the series was played on Sunday. Bangladesh won the toss and invited India to bat first. India scored 148 for six wickets in the scheduled overs. Bangladesh responded by scoring 154 runs for three wickets in 19.3 overs. The match was played at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi.
Bangladesh needed 35 runs off the final 18 balls to win. At that time Mushfiqur Rahim and Captain Mahmudullah were at the crease. This target was not easy on the slow pitch. But both players won the match by batting hard.