A deadly bowling by the Blue Shirts, followed by the fifties from Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli, crushed Bangladesh as the visitors entered the semi final.
The minnows Hong Kong humiliated the hosts Bangladesh mainly because of a deadly bowling spell from the spinners duo of Nadeem Ahmed and Nizakat Khan.
A disciplined team work, well led by the quick bowler Al-Amin Hossain and ably assisted by the home batsmen, earned Bangladesh a smooth victory vs. Nepal.
The hosts Bangladesh took a sweet revenge for the Asia Cup defeat from Afghanistan as they beat them all ends up in the opening game of the ICC World T20.
Lady luck kept away from the hosts Bangladesh even in the low scoring last pool game of the tournament vs. Sri Lanka who maintained their unbeaten record.
Pakistan chased the highest no of runs in their history with the assistance of a sizzling hitting from Shahid Afridi and a superb ton from Ahmed Shehzad.
A commanding ton from one of the most prominent batsmen in the world, Kumar Sangakkara, and the hostile bowling by the Islanders won them another game vs. Bangladesh.
Lady luck kept away from the Bengal Tigers in the consecutive game as the Lankan Lions grabbed another thriller and clinched the Twenty20 series.
The Lankan Lions won the opening Twenty20 on the final ball of the nail-biting opening game besides valiant efforts from Anamul Haque of the Bengal Tigers.
The Bengal Tigers grasped the third ODI vs. the Lankan Lions in a match which was reduced to 27 overs with a revised target of 183 in a rain disturbed game.