That's it! Australia beat Bangladesh by 48 runs. Nonetheless, a fighting performance from Bangladesh. In response to Australia's 381, they were in the hunt for major part of their chase. Mushfiqur Rahim finishes with unbeaten 102 off 97 balls. With this win, Australia move to the top of the ICC CWC 2019 points table | BAN vs AUS Full Scorecard.
That's hundred up for Mushfiqur Rahim! Excellent batting this by the right-hander. This is his first century in World Cup and he becomes third Bangladeshi batsman to score a World Cup century.
OUT! Mehidy Hasan is caught at mid-on. Second wicket this for Mitchell Starc. Mehidy Hasan c Warner b Starc 6(7).
Three overs to go and Bangladesh need 72 more runs to win. The required run-rate is into the twenties now. Mere formalities remain in this game now, but Bangladesh did put on a fight.
OUT! Another wicket for Nathan Coulter-Nile. Sabbir Rahman goes for a first-ball duck. He gets an inside edge and the ball goes on to hit the stumps. Hat-trick chance for Coulter-Nile. Sabbir Rahman b Coulter-Nile 0(1)
OUT! Nathan Coulter-Nile strikes. End of fine knock by Mahmudullah. He had to play the big shots now and he perishes in the process. The right-hander is caught near the deep mid-wicket. Mahmudullah c Pat Cummins b Coulter-Nile 69(50).
Pat Cummins gives away 11 runs from this over. Bangladesh need 82 more runs to win from last five overs. This is very difficult but not impossible. Meanwhile, the partnership between Mushfiqur Rahim and Mahmudullah is now worth 125 off 94 balls.
That's half-century for Mahmudullah. Fifty off 41 balls for the right-hander. 21st half-century for Mahmudullah. Bangladesh need 93 runs off 36 balls.
Another good over for Bangladesh. Pat Cummins gives away 13 runs. Meanwhile, the partnership between Mushfiqur Rahim and Mahmudullah is now worth 102 off 82 balls. Bangladesh need 105 runs off 42 balls.
Good over this for Bangladesh. Mahmudullah smashes Adam Zampa for two huge sixes in this over. Zampa gives away 15 runs. Meanwhile, Bangladesh need 118 runs off 48 balls.
This could well turn out to be one of the interesting clashes of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 (CWC 2019) as Australia takes on Bangladesh at Trent Bridge in Nottingham. Both Australia and Bangladesh come into the match with a win on their back and are in impressive form. While Australia defeated Sri Lanka in their previous match, Bangladesh outplayed West Indies. Stay tuned for Australia vs Bangladesh (AUS vs BAN) live score updates. Australia vs Bangladesh Live Cricket Score 26th ODI Match..
Both the teams have played five matches thus far. While Australia have won four, Bangladesh, on the other hand, have managed to win two matches besides securing a point from washout against Sri Lanka. For Australia, the lone defeat came against India. Australia vs Bangladesh Betting Odds: Free Bet Odds, Predictions and Favourites During AUS vs BAN in ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Match 26.
Meanwhile, this will be the fourth World Cup encounter between Australia and Bangladesh. Australia have won two World Cup matches against Bangladesh and the 2015 edition match between these two sides was wasted out. Unfortunately, the weather could play spoilsport in this fixture as well with some showers predicted at the start of the match.
Shakib Al Hasan has been in top form and has been the leading run-scorer in this World Cup. The left-hander will be once key to Bangladesh's success as they look to outplay defending champions. Shakib will be key with the ball as well. Australia vs Bangladesh, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Match Preview: Confident BAN Face In-Form AUS at Trent Bridge.
Australia’s top-order has been in good form and among runs as well. Fast bowler Mitchell has been in good rhythm as well and he could well cause some trouble in the Bangladesh ranks.