Hello and welcome to India.com’s LIVE coverage of India vs Bangladesh ICC Champions Trophy second semifinal. It’s the fight for the berth in final as Pakistan has already confirmed their place in final as they defeated England in first semi-final and now, India will eye to reach the finals by beating Bangladesh.
India vs Bangladesh rivalry over the years has grown in stature. Though Bangladesh, on most occasions, have failed to zip past Team India, the intensity of the rivalry keeps on evolving. Now, in a third consecutive ICC tournament, these two sides meet in a do-or-die situation.
In 2015 World Cup and 2016 World T20 India knocked out Bangladesh and will be looking to do it the third time in a row. However, Bangladesh will be keen to turn the tide this time around. Also Check: India vs Bangladesh, Champions Trophy 2017: Yuvraj Singh all set to feature in his 300th ODI
On the other hand, India will be looking to book their place in the finals of Champions Trophy for the second time in a row. The Virat Kohli-led side no doubt start as favourites against Bangladesh but will be in no mood to take them lightly. Bangladesh go into the match with an impressive win over New Zealand.
India (From): Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli(c), Yuvraj Singh, MS Dhoni(w), Hardik Pandya, Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Ajinkya Rahane, Dinesh Karthik, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Shami.
Bangladesh (From): Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Sabbir Rahman, Mushfiqur Rahim(w), Shakib Al Hasan, Mahmudullah, Mosaddek Hossain, Mashrafe Mortaza(c), Taskin Ahmed, Rubel Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman, Imrul Kayes, Sunzamul Islam, Mehedi Hasan, Shafiul Islam.