On October 10, 2023, at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium in Dharamsala, India, England secured a commanding victory over Bangladesh in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 match. England chose to bat first and amassed a formidable total of 364/9, with Dawid Malan leading the charge with a superb century (140). He received solid support from Joe Root (82) and Jonny Bairstow (52).
Bangladesh’s pursuit got off to a shaky start, with their top three batsmen falling early. Litton Das (50) and Mushfiqur Rahim (47) put up a fight, but England’s bowlers proved too much for them. Bangladesh was ultimately dismissed for 227 in 48.2 overs.
For his exceptional batting display, Dawid Malan was named the Player of the Match.
Here’s a recap of the match:
England vs. Bangladesh ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 Date: October 10, 2023 Venue: Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamsala, India
Toss: Bangladesh won the toss and chose to field.
England Innings: England 364/9 (50 overs)
- Dawid Malan: 140 (107)
- Joe Root: 82 (68)
- Jonny Bairstow: 52 (59)
- Shakib al Hasan: 3/62 (10 overs)
Bangladesh Innings: Bangladesh 227 (48.2 overs)
- Litton Das: 50 (57)
- Mushfiqur Rahim: 47 (54)
- Reece Topley: 3/37 (9.2 overs)
Result: England won by 137 runs.
Player of the Match: Dawid Malan (England)