The Bangladesh T20 Cup is being played in Bangladesh. After 20 tough matches, the first four out of five teams made it to the playoffs. On Monday, the eliminator match was between Bemsco Dhaka and Beximco Dhaka against Fortune Barisal. Dhaka, led by Mushfiqur Rahim, defeated Barisal by 9 runs. But there was more talk about captain Mushfiqur Rahim than victory. During the match, he tried to raise his hand against his teammate Nasum Ahmed. The video is going massively viral on social media.
The incident happened in the 17th over of the second innings when the game got a boost. Baris needed 45 runs with five wickets in 1 isal ball. Afif Hussain was batting brilliantly. 17 went over. Afia Afif, batting on his bat for 55, tried to play a shot from the back, but the ball still could not go. Wicketkeeper Rahim took the run and caught it. At that time Nasum Ahmed also ran for the catch. But Rahim caught the catch. There could have been a quarrel between the two. As soon as he was caught, Rahim angrily tried to kill Nasum. The case heated up and the rest of the players intervened.
Watch the video:
Calm down, Rahim. Literally. What a short
– Nikhil (ricCricCrazyNIKS) December 14, 2020
After this incident, Mushfiqur Rahim started trending on Twitter. People criticized Rahim a lot. Where he wanted to support young players. At the same time, he was seen raising his hand during the match. Speaking of the match, Fortune Barisal won the toss and elected to bowl first.
Dhaka scored 150 while batting first. Yasir Ali top-scored with 54 runs. At the same time, captain Rahim scored 43 runs. In reply, Raina managed just 141 runs. Shafiqul and Mukhtar Ali from Dhaka took the most 3 wickets.