Shoriful Islam And Mitchell March Engaged In A Personal Banter
By CricShots - Aug 7, 2021 2:18 pm
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On Friday, Bangladesh locked horns with Australia in the third T20 match of Australia’s tour of Bangladesh. In the last week or so, Bangladesh had not only beaten Australia thrice but also have put themselves in a position to win their first cricket series against the Aussies. A win in the third T20 ensured that Mahmudullah would be the first Bangla skipper to defeat Austto lift a trophy in front of Australia.

Shoriful Islam
Shoriful Islam dismissed Mitchell Marsh

After a Nasum Ahmed show in the first T20, Afif Hossain and Nurul Hasan came up with match-winning performances for the hosts to win the second game. The Bangla bowlers performed impressively right through the series. They’ve exploited the conditions to get Australia on their knees time and again.


Two of Australia’s three-lowest totals when chasing after batting full 20 overs have come in this series. A 108 and 121 runs in what Matthew Wade and his men have managed in the last couple of games. Their batsmen have struggled to shift the momentum at the right time and tackle Bangladesh’s spin attack. When compared to the batting attack, the bowlers have done more than a decent job but it wasn’t enough for them to go over the line.

The only silver lining for Australia is Mitchell Marsh’s form as he scored The allrounder scored 45 runs and bowled one economical over against Bangladesh in the second T20. However, there was an incident between Shoriful Islam and Mitchell Marsh which garnered a lot of eyeballs.  The players indulged in an on-field personal battle.


Here is the video of the incident that was talked about on Social Media-

A brilliant rivalry between two passionate cricketers, though the game ended in a win for Bangladesh yet again. They took an unassailable 3-0 lead in the series, with two more matches to go.