Asia Cup 2022: Shakib's heart broken after Bangladesh's exit from Asia Cup, said in front of everyone - sorry


Newz Fast, New Delhi: Asia Cup-2022: Bangladesh had to be out of the Asia Cup due to the defeat against Sri Lanka. This was the second consecutive defeat of the Bangladeshi team in the tournament, which was defeated by Afghanistan by 7 wickets in the first match. Captain Shakib Al Hasan also looked very disappointed with this defeat.

Asia Cup-2022: Sri Lanka defeated Bangladesh by 2 wickets in the Asia Cup match on Thursday. Due to this defeat in Dubai, Bangladeshi team was out of the tournament. He lost 2 matches in a row. Captain Shakib Al Hasan looked very disappointed with this defeat and he also said sorry to the fans in front of everyone. Bangladesh scored 183 runs for 7 wickets in 20 overs, after which Sri Lanka achieved the target with 4 balls remaining on the basis of wicketkeeper batsman Kusal Mendis's half-century. Kusal contributed 60 runs in 37 balls with 4 fours and 3 sixes.

Credit given to Sri Lankan batsmen
Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan also gave the reason for the defeat after the match. He looked very disappointed. He also said that Bangladesh bowlers are not performing well in the death overs and the entire credit for the victory goes to the Sri Lankan batsmen. Shakib said that the team's strategy was to take early wickets. Shakib also praised the captain of the opposition team, Dasun Shanaka, who scored 45 runs in 33 balls with 3 fours and 2 sixes.

Shakib told the reason for the defeat
The 35-year-old all-rounder said, 'I think we had to pay for some bad overs by losing the match. By the last over, his 8 wickets had fallen but with four balls remaining, he won. It shows that we are not bowling well in the death overs but the credit goes to Sri Lanka for the way they batted. I think Dasun has done very well. Dasun shared a 54-run partnership for the 5th wicket with Kusal Mendis.

Said for the fans - sorry
The Bangladesh captain further said, 'We wanted to take early wickets, but the bowlers could not execute their plan. So the spinner bowled the last over. We haven't done well in the last six months, but we have been competitive in these last two matches. T20 World Cup will be a different challenge now, we have to improve. We are sorry for our fans.. We get such wonderful support wherever we go.' Shakib was given the captaincy of the T20 team even before the Asia Cup.

Got three teams of Super-4
Bangladeshi team is out of Asia Cup with this defeat. In the last match, Afghanistan bowlers allowed him to score only 127 runs for 7 wickets. Later Afghanistan achieved the target by losing 3 wickets. Three teams of Super-4 have been found. Whoever wins in Sharjah between Pakistan and Hong Kong, will make it to the Super-4 as the fourth team.

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