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Bangladesh A beat Ireland A in 3rd match to take 2-0 lead


Dhaka – Hosts Bangladesh A took a 2-0 lead over touring Ireland A in the five-match unofficial ODI series outplaying them by eight wickets in the 3rd match at the Academy ground of the Sheikh Kamal International Cricket Stadium in Cox’s Bazar on Tuesday.The 2nd string Bangladesh team took a 1-0 lead beating their Irish rivals by three wickets in the 2nd match on Thursday after the 1st match was abandoned halfway due to rain at the same venue.Winning the toss in the third match, Ireland opted to bat first and were bundled out for 103 runs in 35.4 overs with only two batsmen reaching the double figure.One down A Balbirnie contributed the match highest 52 runs off 90 deliveries featuring three fours and a six while number eight SC Getkate scored 49-ball 23 runs with four boundaries.Abu Haider Rony was the most successful among Bangladeshi bowlers grabbing three wickets for 29 runs and was adjudged the man of the match. Tanbir Hayder and Sunzamul Islam took two wickets each conceding 14 and 23 runs respectively.Chasing a negligible target, Bangladesh A easily reached the ultimate goal scoring 106 runs for the loss of two wickets in 23 overs with 162 balls remaining.One down Nazmul Hossain Shanta played a captain’s knock innings of unbeaten 41 runs off 38 deliveries with the help of seven boundaries, opener Shadman Islam scored 55-ball 24 runs hitting three fours, another opener Anamul Haque made 23-ball 20 runs featuring one fours and two sixes while Al Amin scored 23-ball not out 14 runs with two fours.GH Dockril and PKD Chase took one wicket each conceding 23 and 32 runs respectively.UNB news agency


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