Shakib Al Hasan and Liton Das Guide Bangladesh to Famous Victory Against West Indies in ICC CWC 2019, Twitter Blown Away by Effort of The Tigers
Shakib Al Hasan and Liton Das (Photo Credits: Getty Images)

Bangladesh registered one of the most dominating performances in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 and beat West Indies by 7 wickets in Taunton. The Bangladesh team chased down the formidable total of 322 in just 41.3 overs, thanks to the brilliant 189 runs partnership between Shakib Al Hasan and Liton Das. Shakib remained unbeaten on 124 and Liton Das hit a sparkling 94 off just 69 balls to guide Bangladesh to a famous victory. West Indies vs Bangladesh Highlights of ICC World Cup 2019 Match: Shakib Al Hasan, Litton Das Help BAN Beat WI by Seven Wickets.

This was the joint second highest chase in the world cups. Bangladesh had chased 322 against Scotland in the previous world cup in 2015 held in Australia and New Zealand. However, this victory was much more emphatic and memorable, considering the opposition team and the context of the world cup. Bangladesh skipper Mashrafe Mortaza won the toss and elected to field first against West Indies. The West Indies posted 321/8 in 50 overs. West Indies vs Bangladesh Live Cricket Score - 23th ODI match - Full Scorecard.

Bangladesh chased this huge total with 8.3 overs remaining and seven wickets in hand, thanks to the dominating hundred by Shakib Al Hasan and Liton Das's brilliant 94. Meanwhile, Twitter has gone ecstatic over the 'Rise of the Tigers' and Bangladesh winning the match against West Indies. Shakib Al Hasan Joins Joe Root and Rohit Sharma to Score Two Hundreds in CWC 2019, Achieves Feat During WI vs BAN Match.

Read the Tweets Below

Here's the Message From the Player of the Match and Man of the Moment

All the Praise in the World For Bangladesh Cricket Team

This Video is Hilarious to Say The Least

Here Comes the Jibes on Pakistan

The Yawning 'Sarfaraz Ahmed' Makes an Appearance Here

Here's the winning moment

Fans Eager for India vs Bangladesh Match

Well the Tables Have Changed and How

We are sure there will be many more to follow. However, jokes apart, Bangladesh have moved to the fifth spot in the points table thanks to this victory. Bangladesh are only behind Australia, New Zealand, India and England in the points table after this win over the West Indies. Shakib Al Hasan won the Player of the Match award for his 124 runs not out innings and the two wickets he grabbed in the match.