Cricket World Cup – Bangladesh Vs South Africa
June 3, 2019
In their first match of the ongoing ICC World Cup, Bangladesh faced South Africa yesterday at Kennington Oval.South Africa lost the match by 21 runs.
Scoring 330 for a loss of 6 wickets against South Africa, Bangladesh recorded their highest-ever total in One Day International format.
Mushfiqur Rahim and Shakib Al Hasan made a joint 142 runs making it the highest partnership in World Cup history for Bangladesh.
Shakib Al Hasan also became the fastest cricketer to reach 250 wickets and 5,000 runs in ODI cricket. Hasan took his 250th wicket by dismissing South African opener Aiden Markram.He also won the Player of the Match title.
Today's match will feature Pakistan and England.Social media users discussed the match outcomes.Carlo Legolieâ€ tweeted,Replying to @cricketworldcup The fielding! There was no fire on the pith. You can't win if you don't have fun
Sir Jadeja fanâ€ wrote,Bangladesh & Afghanistan are much better teams than Pakistan & Sri Lanka in #CWC19