Thursday, June 12, 2008

Gambhir century takes India to easy win

A fifth ODI century for Gautam Gambhir and another quickfire fifty from Virender Sehwag extended India's domination in the Kitply Cup, as they thumped Bangladesh by seven wickets and 14.5 overs to spare in Mirpur.India-Pakistan clash for Saturday's final was never in doubt,as the india's top order batsmen toiled the bangladesh bowlers.After winning the toss,bangladesh elected to bat first and they made 222 in 49.3 overs.Raqibul Hasan top scored with 89.For india R.P.Singh took 3 wickets.Then Sehwag and Gambhir made an electrifying start that lead to India to an easy win.Sehwag scored 59 and Gambhir was 107 not out.It was a much sounded performance from the Indian side that made it to the finals of kitply cup.