Final ODI Washout Gives India 2-0 Series Win Over Bangladesh

Updated: 20 June 2014 02:54 IST

India were tottering at 119/9 off 34.2 overs before heavy showers forced the umpires to abandon the third and final match of the series against Bangladesh. The visitors had already taken an unbeatable 2-0 lead.

Final ODI Washout Gives India 2-0 Series Win Over Bangladesh
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Dhaka:

India were in deep trouble before the final spell of shower. Eventually both captains, Suresh Raina and Mushfiqur Rahim, were told that the game would be called off.

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India claimed a 2-0 series win over Bangladesh after the third one-day international between the teams was abandoned due to heavy rain on Thursday. (Match highlights)

India was 119-9 in 34.2 overs before the third spell of rain forced umpires to call off the match.

Cheteshwar Pujara was the top scorer for the side with 27 while Stuart Binny was not out on 25. Suresh Raina also made 25.

India won the toss and elected to bat first in the overcast condition ideal for the seamers.

However left arm spinner Shakib Al Hasan was the most successful bowler for Bangladesh with 3-27.

Paceman Taskin Ahmed and Al-Amin Hossain claimed two wickets each while Mashrafe Bin Mortaza and Sohag Gazi both took one.

Topics : Cricket
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