After tasting defeat for the first time in the tournament against England, India will be aiming to bounce back with a win over neighbours Bangladesh on Tuesday.

The Men in Blue are just a point away from booking their place in the semi-finals of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019.

Ahead of Team India’s match with Bangladesh at Edgbaston, let’s take a look back some of their previous encounter at the World Cup.


Matches: 3

India: 2 (2011, 2015)

Bangladesh: 1 (2007)

ICC World Cup 2007, Sat 17 Mar 2007, Venue: Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain

IND vs BAN in 2007 | Picture: ICC CRICKET

Bangladesh shocked everyone as they defeated 2003 WC finalist India at Port of Spain. It was their first meeting and Bangladesh bundled out India for 191 with Sourav Ganguly scoring 66 and Yuvraj Singh contributing with 47.

In their reply, Bangladesh chased the target with 5 wickets in hand and 9 balls to spare. India exited the World Cup in group stages.

ICC World Cup 2010/11, Sat 19 Feb 2011, Sher-e-Bangla stadium, Mirpur

India defeated Bangladesh by 87 runs | Picture: ICC

Co-hosts India and Bangladesh met at Mirpur in a match which Virender Sehwag termed ‘Redemption’.

Virender Sehwag also did the talking with the bat as he smashed a blistering 175 off just 140 balls, as Virat Kohli also scored a hundred. India scored 370 and Bangladesh was restricted to just 283.

India went on to lift the World Cup on home soil.

ICC World Cup 2015, Thu 19 Mar 2015, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne

Picture: BCCi

Unlike the previous matches, this was a knock-out round match. Electing to bat first, India went on to put on a big total of 302 as Rohit Sharma smashed 137. Bangladesh was bundled out for just 193. the Men in Blue won the game by 109 runs.

However, Indian Team had to face defeat at the hands of Australia in the semi-final.




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