World Cup (2nd Quarter-Final): India move to semis as Bangladesh gets thrashed by 109 runs
New Delhi : Continuing the winning spree, Team India have ensured their place in the semi-final of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015
Indian skipper won the toss and elected to bat against Bangladesh in Melbourne on Thursday
Giving a good start the team Rohit Sharma lifted his score to 137 runs
All-rounder Suresh Raina also came forward and played a knock of 65 runs for India
India’s vice-captain Virat Kohli and captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni failed to put up a show with their bat
Indian batsmen played an entertaining inning to set 303-run target for Bangladesh
Eying a record chase Bangladesh started off well. But, later gave away two quick wickets to turn things around
After that India kept on taking wickets at regular interval to keep pressure intact on Bangladesh
Umesh Yadav strucked first, last and total four wickets to ensure victory for the team
Final Result: India thrashed Bangladesh by 109 runs to claim semis seat.
With this win Dhoni also claimed 100th ODI win as Indian skipper. Ricky Ponting has 165 ODI victories to claim no 1 spot on the list.
Next battle: Pakistan to face Australia on Friday.