India lost its first t20 match against Bangladesh on Sunday. After defeating India by 7 wickets, Bangladesh started their journey with 1-0 lead. After winning toss, Bangladesh elected to bowl first. The bangladesh’s bowlers bowled well and stopped India on a low total of 148 runs. The main reason for India’s defeat are the absence of star players like Virat Kohli, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Kuldeep Yadav. Rohit Sharma got out early with just 9 runs in 5 balls. After that Team India started playing very slow, India was just at 70 runs in 10 overs.
Main reasons behind the defeat
As the Delhi’s pitch looked slow, Only two fast bowlers were played in the first T20 by Indian team. Shikhar dhawan(41) was the only top scorer for Indian team. However, his inning was so slow and got runout by Mahmudullah. Rishabh Pant (27) and Shreyas Iyer(22) got out early too. While Kl Rahul and Krunal Pandaya scored just 15 runs each.
Bangladesh team was in good form during the match. With the good bowling efforts and good batting, Bangladesh had created history by defeating India for the first time in T20 match. Mushifiqur Rahim scored 60 runs in 43 balls and was the top scorer from Bangladesh’s side.