File photograph of Mosaddek Hossain.© AFP
Mosaddek Hossain performed a key function with each bat and ball as Bangladesh beat United Arab Emirates by 32 runs in Dubai on Tuesday to comb the two-match T20 sequence. Bangladesh made 169-5 after opener Mehidy Hasan‘s 46 off 37 balls supplied a stable platform earlier than Mosaddek (27) and Liton Das (25) saved the runs flowing. Yasir Ali and Nurul Hasan gave the innings some late impetus in an unbroken stand of 32 over the ultimate three overs. Sixteen-year-old Aayan Afzal Khan, a left-arm spinner, took 2-33 with Aryan Lakra sending down three tidy overs to return figures of 1-14.
UAE slumped to 29-4 in response after shedding three wickets for simply two runs, with Mosaddek eradicating Aryan Lakra and Vriitya Aravind with successive deliveries.
Captain Chundangapoyil Rizwan and Basil Hameed battled gamely in a partnership of 90 however the required run fee was an excessive amount of for UAE.
Hameed fell for 42 within the penultimate over whereas Rizwan completed unbeaten on 51 from 36 balls, recording his first worldwide T20 half-century as UAE ended on 137-5.
UAE face the Netherlands, Sri Lanka and Namibia within the first spherical of subsequent month’s T20 World Cup in Australia.
Bangladesh will enter the competitors within the Tremendous 12 stage. They play India, Pakistan, South Africa and two qualifiers from the opening spherical.
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