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Tigers draw first blood against Aussies
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Tigers draw first blood against Aussies

Nasum was the best bowler for the home side as the left-arm spinner took four crucial wickets conceding 19 runs in his four overs, and later adjudged man of the match Hosts Bangladesh drew first blood against the Aussies in the T20I series as the Tigers secured a convincing 23-run victory in the first of the five-match series in Mirpur’s Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium Tuesday. Defending 131, Bangladesh made the best possible start as off spinner Mahedi Hasan hit the timber; Australia opener Alex Carey was clean bowled while trying to play a cut. Left-arm spinner Nasum Ahmed struck in the second over after conceding a maximum as No 3 batsman Josh Philippe was stumped after scoring nine. The Tigers carried on with their brilliant start as Shakib al Hasan bagged the wicket...