India vs Bangladesh: India beat Bangladesh by three wickets to win seventh Asia Cup title
Team India beat Bangladesh in the Asia Cup 2018 final. At the same time, India has named its Asia Cup trophy for the seventh time.
India has already become the champion of Asia Cup in 1984, 1988, 1990/91, 1995, 2010, 2016. In the history of Asia Cup, India is the only team that has won the title for most 7 times.
India’s King on these 7 occasions
1984 Asia Cup: India champions, beat Sri Lanka 2-0 in final
1988 Asia Cup: India champions, beat Sri Lanka by 6 wickets in final
1990/91 Asia Cup: India champion, defeated Sri Lanka by 7 wickets in final
1995 Asia Cup: India champions, beat Sri Lanka by 8 wickets in final
2010 Asia Cup: India champions, beat Sri Lanka by 81 runs in final
2016 Asia Cup: India champions, beat Bangladesh by 8 wickets in final
2018 Asia Cup: India champions, beat Bangladesh by 3 wickets in final
Batting first in this title match played in Dubai, the Bangladesh team finished all out with 222 runs in 48.3 overs and India got the target of 223 runs to win. In reply, Team India dashed Bangladesh to the goal by getting the ball on the last ball.
Captain Rohit Sharma (48) was the highest scorer for India. He faced 55 balls in his innings and put three sixes and six more sixes. Dinesh Karthik made 37 and Mahendra Singh Dhoni scored 36 runs. Kedar Jadhav also scored an unbeaten 23 off 27 balls after the injury.