Australia drew nearer to World Cup elimination rounds after David Warner motivated the guarding champions to an agreeable 48-run prevail upon a confrontational Bangladesh with his second century of the competition.
The left-gave opener contained his characteristic forceful self before swinging his arms uninhibitedly to manufacture a 166-run thump, which guided Australia to a mammoth 381 for five, their second most noteworthy score in World Cup.Warner, who had hit a hundred against Pakistan also, included 121 keeps running with his captain Aaron Finch (53) in a hazard free opening organization and afterward raised a 192-run remain with Usman Khawaja (89).
He finished his sixteenth ODI hundred, his 6th 150 or more thump, which fell off 147 balls with 14 hits to fence and five over the ropes.
The stage was set to pursue the bowlers and Glenn Maxwell created a 10-ball 32, which had three sixes and two fours. Maxwell was run out after a misunderstanding with Khawaja, who sent his accomplice back detecting hazard and was looked behind minutes up some other time to pass up a hundred.Faced with an overwhelming undertaking to pursue down the huge focus on, the ‘Tigers’, true to form, took the battle to the adversary camp however wound up with 333 for eighth in stipulated overs.Mushfiqur Rahim (102 not out), Mahmudullah (69), Tamim Iqbal (62) and in-structure Shakib Al Hasan (41) gave their all in the pursuit yet the exertion still demonstrated inadequate however the complete was their best ever in ODIs.
It was Rahim’s initial hundred of every a World Cup game and seventh in general.
Paceman Mitchell Starc (2/55) and Nathan Coulter-Nile (2/58) shared four wickets between them.The win took Australia to top of the table with 10 points from six amusements while Bangladesh stayed at number five with five points and now need to win their staying three games.Earlier, medium pacer Soumya Sarkar (3/58) took three wickets while Mutsafizur Rehman (1/69) represented one Australian batsman.
Mashrafe Mortaza and Rehman to a great extent stayed taught in their opening spells, bowling wicket-to-wicket. Warner and Finch likewise favored playing hazard free game and did not assault much, dealing with an under-six run-rate.
It was simply after spinners – Shakib and Mehidy Hasan – were presented that the two batsmen demonstrated some animosity. Warner propelled one from Shakib for an enormous six over mid-wicket while Finch rebuffed Hasan with consecutive shots over the ropes.
Paceman Rubel Hossain bowled in great beat and the run-rate was leveled out, yet both Warner and Finch were still at the wrinkle, having finished their half-centuries.Sarkar brought help for a stressed Bangladesh by sending back Finch with his fifth ball in what was a delicate expulsion off the medium pacer in the 21st over of the innings.
Be that as it may, the delight was fleeting as Warner and Khawaja united to raise another enormous association. They included 192 keeps running for the second wicket, commanding the bowlers.
Sarkar again isolated the batsmen by expelling Warner however at that point, Australia had officially 300 or more aggregate on the board.