Bangladesh are handed a whopping 106-run defeat by the hosts England at the Sophia Gardens in Cardiff today. In chase of England's mammoth 386 for six, Bangladesh could only manage 280 in 48.5 overs.
[Wicket] 48.5, BD-280/10: Mustafizur Rahman c Bairstow b Archer 0 (3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00
A lethal bouncer from Jofra Archer. Mustafizur Rahman tries to get out of its way but had no luck. He flicked it and the keeper does the rest. And that's the end of Bangladesh's run chase.
[Wicket] 48.2, BD-280/9: Mehidy Hasan Miraz c Bairstow b Archer 12 (8b 2x4 0x6) SR: 150.00
Miraz tries to slap a wide Archer delivery but gets a thin edge and keeper takes an easy catch.
[Wicket] 45.4, BD-264/8: Mohammad Saifuddin b Stokes 5 (8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 62.50
A Ben Stokes delivery goes right through the gap in between pad and bat and knocks off the bails of middle and leg stumps. Saifuddin departs. The tail is now exposed for the Tigers.
[Wicket] 44.6, BD- 261/7: Mahmudullah c Bairstow b Wood 28 (41b 1x4 1x6) SR: 68.29
Mahmudullah gets a leading edge that goes high up in the sky and the fielder makes no mistake.
[Wicket] 43.1, BD-254/6: Mosaddek Hossain c Archer b Stokes 27 (17b 4x4 0x6) SR: 158.82
A short delivery directed into the body of Mosaddek Hossain who tries to hook it but gets a top edge and Archer takes a good running catch.
[Wicket] 39.3, BD-219/5: Shakib Al Hasan b Stokes 121 (119b 12x4 1x6) SR: 101.68
After being dropped in the previous delivery he faced, Shakib Al Hasan could not keep away a well directed yorker from Ben Stokes. He goes after scoring 121 off 119 balls. A brilliant innings comes to an end.
A wild short delivery from Jofra Archer that beats everyone and goes for five wides. Two hundred comes up for the Tigers.
Shakib scores maiden World Cup hundred
Shakib comes forward and drives it for a single that takes him to his maiden World Cup century. He got to his century off just 95 deliveries. The allrounder also becomes the second Bangladeshi to score a hundred in the World Cup.
[Wicket] 29.3, BD-170/4:Mohammad Mithun c Bairstow b Rashid 0 (2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00
Mithun tries to go big but gets a faint outside edge off an Adil Rashid delivery and the keeper takes a good catch.
[Wicket] 28.6, BD-169/3: Mushfiqur Rahim c Roy b Plunkett 44 (50b 2x4 0x6) SR: 88.00
A cross seam delivery from Plunkett and Mushfiqur tries to play it on the leg side but gets a leading edge and Roy takes a diving catch at point. That ends a 103-run third-wicket stand bewteen Mushfiqur and Shakib.
Shakib Al Hasan tucks away a Plunkett delivery behind square leg and brings up a 100-run partnership for the thir wicket between him and Mushfiqur Rahim with a single.
End of over 27, BD- 153/2
Shakib Al Hasan 86 (82b)
Mushfiqur Rahim 36 (43b)
Liam Plunkett 6-0-27-0
Adil Rashid 5-0-39-0
End of over 25, BD-139/2
After losing both the openers, Shakib Al Hasan and Mushfiqur Rahim are going strong as they string together a 76-run partnership for the third-wicket stand.
Shakib Al Hasan pulls an Adil Rashid delivery towards deep square leg for a boundary. Hundred comes up for Bangladesh.
Shakib strikes third consecutive fifty in WC
Shakib Al Hasan tucks away a ball around middle and off and takes a single to reach his fifty. This is his third fifty in the three matches he played in this World Cup.
[Wicket], 11.6, BD-63/2: Tamim Iqbal c Morgan b Wood 18 (29b 1x4 0x6) SR: 62.06
Tamim goes down the track and tries to go big but ends up giving a catch to extra cover. The left-hander wasn't enjoying himself out there. He goes for 19 and Bangladesh are in a spot of bother now.
End of over 10, BD- 48/1
Not going as planned for Bangladesh. The Tigers have lost Soumya Sarkar in the fourth over and it has been very hard for Bangladesh to find boundaries and score runs.
Shakib Al Hasan 26 (28b)
Tamim Iqbal 15 (24b)
Jofra Archer 5-2-14-1
Chris Woakes 5-0-29-0
[wicket] 3.2, BD-8/1: Soumya Sarkar b Archer 2 (8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 25.00
The ball nips off at 90 mph and clips the bail of the off stump. Soumya Sarkar walks away after scoring just two runs.
End of over 50, ENG- 386/6
Plunkett goes over extra cover and takes a double. England finish off with a mammoth total of 386 for six.
England lose three quick wickets
[Wicket] 47.1, ENG-341/6: BA Stokes c Mashrafe Mortaza b Mustafizur Rahman 6 (7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 85.71
Ben Stokes looks to go over extra cover but ends up top edging it and Mashrafe Bin Mortaza takes a catch after a fumble.
[Wicket] 46.5, ENG- 340/5: EJG Morgan c Soumya Sarkar b Mehidy Hasan Miraz 35 (33b 1x4 2x6) SR: 106.06
It was in the slot but Morgan hits it high off a Mehedi Hasan Miraz delivery. Soumya Sarkar takes a well judged diving catch at long on.
[Wicket] 45.2, ENG- 330/4: JC Buttler c Soumya Sarkar b Mohammad Saifuddin 64 (44b 2x4 4x6) SR: 145.45
A fuller length delivery by Mohammad Saifuddin and Buttler flicks it off his pads. It looked like it would go the distance but Soumya Sarkar takes a good catch at deep square leg. Buttler walks away after scoring 64.
42.3, ENG- 305/3
Buttler tucks away a Shakib Al Hasan delivery and takes a double to reach his fifty off just 33 deliveries.
Eoin Morgan cuts a Shakib Al Hasan delivery past the point fielder and gets a boundary. Three hundred comes up for England.
[Wicket] 34.4, ENG-235/3: JJ Roy c Mashrafe Mortaza b Mehidy Hasan Miraz 153 (121b 14x4 5x6) SR: 126.44
Jason Roy smashed three sixes off Mehedi Hasan Miraz's over and goes for the fourth one but Miraz has pulled it a bit wider and Roy only manages to find the fielder at extra cover.
[Wicket] 31.3, ENG- 205/2: JE Root b Mohammad Saifuddin 21 (29b 1x4 0x6) SR: 72.41
A slower ball by Mohammad Saifuddin and Joe Root loses his stumps as he gets an inside edge. Root walsk away after scoring 21 off 29 deliveries.
26.5, ENG 167/1
Jason Roy pulls a Mustafizur Rahman delivery and a misfield led the ball to go to the boundary for a four. Hundred comes up Roy.
End of over 25, ENG 154/1
Bangladesh bowlers bring the run rate down as Jason Roy and Joe Root start to build their partnership.
Joe Root 9 (15b)
Jason Roy 91 (85b)
Mustafizur Rahman 4-0-28-0
Mashrafe Mortaza 7-0-36-1
End of over 20, ENG 130/1
Joe Root 1 (4b)
Jason Roy 75 (66b)
Mashrafe Mortaza 5-0-28-1
Mehidy Hasan 2-0-10-0
[WICKET] Over 19.1, ENG 128/1
Bairstow makes his way back to the pavilion as leading edge goes into the covers, and a very sharp take!
JM Bairstow c Mehidy Hasan Miraz b Mashrafe Mortaza 51 (50b 6x4 0x6) SR: 102.00
Flying Start for England
Over 18.3, ENG 123/0
Jonny Bairstow scores his first 50 of the World cup.
End of over 15, ENG 101/0
Jonny Bairstow 39 (39b)
Jason Roy 59 (51b)
Shakib Al Hasan 7-0-34-0
Mustafizur Rahman 2-0-15-0
Over 11.3, ENG 86/0
Jason scored a quickfire 50 runs off only 38 balls as England continue their rampage.
England batsmen Jonny Bairstow and Jason Roy make excellent use of the powerplay as they looked to score boundaries with ease.
End of over 10, ENG 67/0
Jason Roy 38 (33b)
Jonny Bairstow 27 (27b)
Mohammad Saifuddin 2-0-22-0
Shakib Al Hasan 5-0-26-0
End of over 5, ENG 15/0
Jason Roy 12 (17b)
Jonny Bairstow 3 (13b)
Shakib Al Hasan 3-0-8-0
Mashrafe Mortaza 2-0-7-0
Shakib Al Hasan starts the proceedings for Bangladesh against the English on a sunny day.
End of over 1, ENG 1/0
Jonny Bairstow 0 (4b)
Jason Roy 1 (2b)
Shakib Al Hasan 1-0-1-0
Bangladesh won the toss and chose to bowl first against England at Cardiff.
"The pitch has been undercover for the last two days, so hopefully there's something in the first hour," says Mashrafe. "Playing an extra quick might be helpful in these conditions."
Bangladesh name an unchanged team.
“It's not a bad toss to lose, once the grass comes off the wicket it will stay the same conditions all day." said England captain Eoin Morgan.
Morgan confirms Moeen misses out for Plunkett.
Bangladesh: Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahman (wk), Mohammad Mithun, Mahmudullah, Mosaddek Hossain, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mehidy Hasan, Mashrafe Mortaza, Mustafizur Rahman
England: Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan (capt), Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler (wk), Chris Woakes, Adil Rashid, Liam Plunkett, Jofra Archer, Mark Wood
Both the teams come into this match with one win and one loss from their first two matches of the World Cup -- Bangladesh won against the South Africa and lost to New Zealand, whereas England also won against South Africa but lost to Pakistan.
Bangladesh got the better of England in the 2011 and 2015 World Cup to reach the Quarter Final for the first time in 2015.
More to follow.....