India Vs Bangladesh 2nd Semifinal of Champions Trophy 2017
Question in detailIndia Vs Bangladesh 2nd semifinal, Champions Trophy 2017: Obviously India are favorites, but you can't also underestimate Bangladesh. Mortaza's men have been just a little lucky. Yes, they earned their way to the semis beating New Zealand in a close game and that cannot be overlooked. This Bangladesh team is more confident than any other Bangladesh team India has ever contested earlier and that will be very much in their favor.
Bangladesh's upsurge as a cricketing country hasn't gone unnoticed over the years. In the meantime, they have faced India on occasions not just in bilateral series but also in ICC's big tournaments. Interestingly, results in head-to-head clashes haven't always necessarily gone to India's favor. There have been times when Bangladesh outplayed India, rarely though. Given the previous records these two neighboring countries mutually share, India has an edge and can certainly most likely have CT 2017 2nd semifinal result in their favor.
India Vs Bangladesh 2nd semifinal at Edgbaston is going to be interesting. Factors that tip the scale to India's favor are: Rohit-Dhawan's intimidating form in the top-order, Kohli-Yuvraj's in solidity the middle, and Dhoni-Pandya's explosive finish. These together make India a good batting unit. Not less on the bowling front as well, India has got a decimating bowling combination with pacers getting early breakthroughs and spinners drawing rein in the middle overs. Bangladesh will need a big reshuffle if they want to have ICC Champions Trophy 2017 2nd semifinal result in their favor.
Who will get the ticket to final after India Vs Bangladesh 2nd semifinal of ICC Champions Trophy 2017?