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Match No 19 : Bangladesh vs West Indies

Bangladesh was all out for 58 in this game providing the 207th occasion of a team dismissed all out in the world cup. This total represents the fourth occasion of a team
dismissed all out for a tatal less than 60 runs in the tournament and thus becomes the third lowest scoer in the world cup. The other three occasions are – 36 by Canada vs Sri Lanka at Paarl on 19.02.03 : 45 by Namibia vs Australia at Potchefstroom o 27.02.03 and 45 by Canada vs England at Manchester on 13.06.79.

Bangladesh's 58 represent the lowest total in a completed innings by a test playing nation in the world cup.

Bangladesh's 58 in this game represent its lowest score in the world cup and also in one day games.

Tamim Iqbal, Mushfiqur Rahim, Shafiul Islam and Rubel Hossain scored zeroes in this game providing the 13th occasion of four or more batsmen scoring ducks in the world cup.

Tamim Iqbal, Mushfiqur Rahim, Shafiul Islam and Rubel Hossain scored zeroes in this game providing the second occasion of four or more batsmen scoring ducks in the world cup.

The first occasion was against Scotland at Edinburgh on 24.05.99 when Khaled Mashud, Aminul Islam, Akram Khan, and Khaled Mahmud failed to open their accounts.

Bangladesh became the second team in the world cup to earn the dubious feat of having four batsmen scoring ducks on four or more occasions in the world cup after Kenya.

SJ Benn captured four for 18 in this game providing the 143rd occasion of a bowler capturing four or more wickets in the world cup, His figures represents the 15th occasion of West Indies bowler capturing four or more wickets in the world cup.

SJ Benn with his 4 for 18 became the second West Indian bowler to capture four wickets against Bangladesh in the world cup after CA Walsh who had returned with figures of 4 for 25 at Dublin on 21.05.99.

West Indies won this game by nine wickets providing the 18th occasion of a team winning a world cup by nine wickets margin. This win represents West Indies’s third nine wickets win the world cup. Other occasions are – against Sri Lanka at Manchester on 07.06.75 and against India at Birmingham on 09.06.79.

West Indies is the third team after Australia and New Zealand to win world cup games by nine wickets margin on three occasions.

West Indies won this game by nine wickets with 226 balls to spare providing the fifth occasion of a team winning a world cup game by nine wickets with 200 balls to spare. The five occasions are – Sri Lanka won by nine wickets with 272 balls to spare against Canada at Paarl on 19.02.03 : West Indies won by nine wickets with 226 balls to spare against Sri Lanka at Manchester on 07.06.75 : Australia won by nine wickets with 226 balls to spare against Ireland at Bridgetown on 13.04.07 : West Indies won by nine wickets with 226 balls to spare against Bangladesh at Dhaka on 04.03,11 and England won by nine wickets with 215 balls to spare against Sri Lanka at Leeds on 20.06.83.

West Indies became the only team in the world cup to win two games by nine wickets with 200 plus balls to spare - West Indies won by nine wickets with 226 balls to spare against Sri Lanka at Manchester on 07.06.75 and West Indies won by nine wickets with 226 balls to spare against Bangladesh at Dhaka on 04.03.11.

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