Bangladesh thrash Pakistan, to face India in Asia Cup T20 final

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Bangladesh thrash Pakistan, to face India in Asia Cup T20 final

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Bangladesh registered a five-wicket win over Pakistan in a thrilling Asia Cup match to set up the summit clash against India in the Asia Cup at Shere Bangla National Stadium.

Opener Soumya Sarkar top scored with 48 as the hosts chased down the target of 130 with five balls to spare.

Although Pakistan tried to stage a comeback with two back-to-back wickets, Mahmudullah (22 not out) remained calm to steer home to sensational victory.

Fast bowler Al-Amin Hossain was the pick of the Bangladesh bowlers by claiming three wickets.The summit clash between India and Bangladesh will be played on Sunday, 6 March.

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