England smash Bangladesh to make it two wins from two at the T20 World Cup as three-wicket Tymal Mills combines with the spinners to restrict opponents to just 124 before Jason Roy’s 61 makes light work of the chase
- England claimed their second win from two at the T20 World Cup in the UAE
- They defeated Bangladesh by eight wickets after successfully chasing 125
- Jason Roy’s 61 ensured the chase was a cruise with only two wickets falling
- Tymal Mills took three wickets with Moeen Ali and Liam Livingstone two each
- Good bowling restricted Bangladesh to 124 for nine which was never enough
- England will now head into a tougher test against Australia on Saturday
England made light work of Bangladesh to make it two wins from two in the group stage at the T20 World Cup.
Tymal Mills took three wickets, with spinners Moeen Ali and Liam Livingstone striking twice apiece, as Bangladesh were restricted to 124 for nine in Abu Dhabi.
And England’s power-hitters made the chase look easy with Jason Roy hitting a half-century in his 50th T20i to help them to the victory target with plenty to spare.
Following their emphatic win over West Indies on Saturday, England are in a strong position in Super 12 Group One with Australia next up.
More to follow.
England made light work of Bangladesh to make it two wins from two at the T20 World Cup
England opener Jason Roy smashes the ball for six as they made light work of chasing 125
Tymal Mills celebrates one of his three wickets as England successfully restricted Bangladesh
Liam Livingstone managed to take the wicket of Bangladesh captain Mohammad Mahmudullah
Livingstone grabbed two wickets and is seen here appealing for Mushfiqur Rahim’s wicket
Jason Roy was in free-scoring form and his 61 ensured the run chase was a procession