Vijay Shankar was promoted ahead of eventual match-winner Dinesh Karthik but struggled to score quickly.
Dinesh Karthik became an instant hero after his last-ball, title-winning six against Bangladesh in the Nidahas Trophy.
Murali Vijay took to Twitter to congratulate the team but did not mention Karthik's name in his congratulatory tweet.
Shakib said he will not hesitate to again hand over the ball to Rubel Hossain despite the bowler conceding 22 runs in the 19th over.
India pulled off an incredible chase beating Bangladesh by four wickets to win the Nidahas Trophy title
Yuzvendra Chahal continued his fine bowling form in the Nidahas Trophy 2018 as well.
Sri Lankan fans supported India during the Nidahas Trophy final against Bangladesh.
Rubel Hossain has asked for his fans' forgiveness after leaking 22 runs in the 19th over to help India claw back chasing 167.
The Nagin Dance became infamous after the entire Bangladesh team got into it after beating Sri Lanka and making it to the Nidahas Trophy final.
Vijay Shankar was promoted up the order but failed to deliver.
Sri Lankan fans were all backing India after the hosts' ill-tempered match with Bangladesh.
Dinesh Karthik was sent in to bat ahead of Vijay Shankar in a move that almost backfired.
Needing five off the last ball, Dinesh Karthik smashed Soumya Sarkar for a maximum over extra cover to send the crowd and his teammates into a frenzy.
India skipper Rohit Sharma missed out on Dinesh Karthik's last-ball heroics against Bangladesh in the Nidahas Trophy final.
After his match-winning knock, Dinesh Karthik explained the reason behind keeping his calm in such pressure-cooker situation.
Needing five runs off the last ball, Dinesh Karthik hit a flat-bat six over extra cover to keep India's T20I record against Bangladesh intact.
Dinesh Karthik played a brilliant cameo (29 runs off eight balls) and hit a last-ball six to power India to a four-wicket win against Bangladesh in the Nidahas Trophy final at R Premadasa stadium in Colombo
Needing five off the final delivery, Karthik smashed Soumya Sarkar over extra-cover as a second-string Indian side held its nerve in a tense situation to chase down a target of 167 in 20 overs.