New Delhi: Hello and welcome to’s live updates of India vs Bangladesh, fifth T20I of the tri-series, Nidahas Trophy. Team India will look to seal their spot in the finals of the Tournament when they take on Bangladesh in the last league stage match at the R. Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo on Wednesday.Also Read - T20 World Cup: Babar Azam's Stirring Dressing Room Speech Has the Potential to Mark the Beginning of a New Era in Pakistan Cricket l Watch Video

After clinching back-to-back six-wicket wins against Bangladesh and Sri Lanka respectively in their last two games, India have a healthy +0.210 net run rate. Also Read - Lahiru Kumara, Litton Das Fined For Breaching ICC Code of Conduct

The men in blue, who began the T20I tri-series in the absence of rested skipper Virat Kohli with a five-wicket defeat against Sri Lanka, will now aim to continue their winning momentum heading into the fourth match as they bid to seal the final spot. Also Read - WATCH| BCCI Secretary Jay Shah and Akshay Kumar Celebrates After Over-Throw From Shaheen Afridi in India vs Pakistan Match

If India fail to clinch the victory today, the Rohit Sharma-led side’s future in the series would then rely on the fixture between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh on Friday.

Going into the clash, India are bound to be cautious against Bangladesh after the latter chased down a mammoth 215 runs against Sri Lanka in their last match at the same venue on Saturday.

Bangladesh will hopefully once again depend on Tamim Iqbal, Liton Das and Mushfiqur Rahim who guided their side to a big win against Sri Lanka.


India: Rohit Sharma (captain), Shikhar Dhawan (vice-captain), KL Rahul, Suresh Raina, Manish Pandey, Dinesh Karthik (wicket-keeper), Deepak Hooda, Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Vijay Shankar, Shardul Thakur, Jaydev Unadkat, Mohammad Siraj and Rishabh Pant.

Bangladesh: Mahmudullah (captain), Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Imrul Kayes, Mushfiqur Rahim (wicket-keeper), Sabbir Rahman, Mustafizur Rahman, Rubel Hossain, Taskin Ahmed, Abu Hider, Abu Jayed, Ariful Haque, Nazmul Islam, Nurul Hasan, Mehidy Hasan, Liton Das.(ANI)

Live Updates

  • 10:23 PM IST

    That’s it, India win the match comfortably by 17 runs to make it to the final of the tri-series.

  • 10:11 PM IST

    Bangladesh need 33 runs in 12 balls

  • 10:03 PM IST

    16.4 overs: OUT!!! Rahman bowled!! Slower one by Thakur and it does the trick. Sabbir Rahman b SN Thakur 27(23) [4s-2 6s-1]

  • 9:25 PM IST

    8.4 overs: OUT!! Chahal strikes and removes Mahmudullah. Short pitched delivery and Mahmudullah went for the pull but failed to time it and hit it straight to KL Rahul at deep mid-wicket. Mahmudullah c Rahul b Chahal 11(8) [4s-2]

  • 9:12 PM IST

    5.4 overs: OUT!! Tamim bowled!! And it is Washington again who picks the wicket. Ball was going down the leg and Tamim wanted to lap-sweep it but missed the ball completely before it went onto hit the top of the leg stump. Tamim b Washington Sundar 27(19) [4s-4 6s-1]

  • 9:06 PM IST

    3.4 overs: OUT!! Soumya Sarkar bowled!! Straighter one by Washington and it does the trick. Soumya Sarkar b Washington Sundar 1(3)

  • 8:55 PM IST

    1.5 overs: OUT!! Liton Das stumped!! Quicker delivery by Washington and Liton charged down to hit it big but failed to get any touch on the ball as Karthik was quick to break the stumps. Liton Das st Karthik b Washington Sundar 7(7) [4s-1]

  • 8:46 PM IST

    Tamim Iqbal and Liton Das come out to open for Bangladesh as Siraj opens the attack for India.

  • 8:34 PM IST

    End of the first innings and India have accumulated 176 runs for the loss of 3 wickets in the allotted 20 overs. BAN need 177 runs to win

  • 8:33 PM IST

    18.6 overs: OUT!! Raina departs. Second wicket of the match for Rubel. Raina goes for the leg flick and hits it to Soumya Sarkar, who runs across from deep mid-wicket to take the catch. Raina c Soumya Sarkar b Rubel 47(30) [4s-5 6s-2]