After winning the Bangladesh Cricket Team by one run in the third and final match, Afghanistan cricket team seized the three-match T-20 series 3-0. In the match played at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Afghanistan started to bat first by winning the toss, losing Afghanistan by 145 runs in the last 20 overs, which achieved by Bangladesh only missed by one run.
Bangladesh needed four runs to win the last ball of the last over, but Mahmudullah finished with two runs and this resulted in his team losing the match by one run. Although Bangladesh has lost this series from Afghanistan, the captain of the T20 team and all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has reached a new peak.
After this match, Shakib al Hasan has become the third player in the world to score 500 runs in all three formats of international
Shakib has done this record in only 302 matches (three formats – one-day, T-20). Let us know that Shakib is the number one all-rounder in Tests and ODIs in the ICC World Rankings. In the last match of the T20 series against Afghanistan, Shakib dismissed Najibullah jordan With this, he completed his 500th wicket in international cricket.
Former South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis scored 25 thousand 534 runs and 577 wickets in 519 matches of his career. At the same time, Pakistani player Shahid Afridi scored 11 thousand 196 runs in 524 matches and took 541 wickets. Former India captain Kapil Dev scored 931 runs in 356 matches and dismissed 687 players.
Let it be said that this was not the first time when Bangladesh came close to winning and lost. Remember the match played against India in the 2016 World Cup. At the same time, the Nidas trophy finals played in Sri Lanka also went on to win the wins in Bangladesh. On this, Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan has said that the defeat in the close matches is a reflection of weakness in the mental capacity and our team has to work in this direction.