Malan-Topley storm crushes Bangladesh, England registers first win of 2023 World Cup

2023 world cup Bangladesh and England are face to face in the seventh match of . Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan won the toss and decided to bowl first. England scored 364 runs for 9 wickets, in which Dawid Malan scored 140 runs. In reply, Bangladesh was all out for 227 runs and England won the match by 137 runs. This is England’s first appearance in the 2023 World Cup. There is victory.

Malan’s century

England’s David Malan completed his century in 91 balls against Bangladesh. Malan scored 140 runs in 107 balls with the help of 16 fours and 5 sixes. This is the fastest century in the history of the World Cup. This is his sixth ODI century. Captain Joe Root (82) and opener Jonny Bairstow (52) also scored half-centuries.

Bangladesh bowlers have made a comeback.

At one time in the match, it seemed that the England team would cross the 400-run mark, but the Bangladeshi bowlers made a comeback and took nine wickets for 98 runs in the last 12.4 overs. Left-arm fast bowler Shariful Islam (3 wickets for 75 runs) made good use of the slower balls in his second spell. Fellow off-spinner Mehdi Hasan supported him fully from the other end. (four for 71). For Bangladesh, Shakib Al Hasan and Taskin Ahmed scored two goals each and the match ended in a 1-1 draw.

Reece Topley’s smoky style

After the batsmen, England’s bowlers also performed well. Fast bowler Reece Topley broke the back of Bangladesh’s batsmen by taking 4 wickets in 10 overs. Reece Topley dismissed Tanjeed Hasan (1) and Nazmul Hossain Shanto (0) in consecutive balls in the second over of the innings. After this comes Shakib Al Hasan (1). He took the fourth wicket of Mushfiqur Rahim, who was batting well with 51 runs. Chris Woakes took 2 wickets while Sam Curran, Mark Wood, Adil Rashid and Liam Livingstone got one wicket each. Liton Das played a brilliant inning for Bangladesh. He scored 76 runs in 66 balls but could not take his team to victory.