Last night, Bangladesh won its first ICC Twenty/20 World Cup Cricket
match with West Indies by 6 wickets. Congratulations. West Indies
lost their both matches (first against South Africa) and are going
Irrespective of the result with South Africa on Saturday, Bangladesh
will advance to the next stage - Super Eight. Bangladesh will play South
Africa on Saturday September 15 (Sunday 2 am Sydney time).
Last night, Bangladesh played very well and restricted West Indies to
8/164 (danger man Chris Gayle was duck) in 20 overs, and reached its
winning target 4/165 with 2 overs to spare. Ashraful Alam, the captain
of Bangladesh Team top scored with good support from Aftab Ahmed. New
Bangladesh Coach did a good job in instilling confidence, courage and
team spirit among Bangladeshi players, and it showed. Well done
Bangladesh and all the best for the rest of the tournament.
Sydney, 14 September 2007