CHITTAGONG: Minnows Hong Kong beat hosts Bangladesh by 2 wickets in an ICC World T20 match here at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhry stadium.
Earlier, Hong Kong won the toss, who chose to field after bowling the Tigers out for 108 in the 17th over.
Hong Kong’s bowlers bowled well as Nadeem Ahmed took 4 wickets for just 21 runs in 3.3 overs while Nizakat Khan took 3 wickets by conceding 19 runs in 4 overs.
Chasing the target Hong Kong’s Irfan Ahmed made 34 runs off 28 balls.
While Munir Dar’s heroics in the end by making 36 off 27 balls led them to a thrilling win over powerful hosts Bangladesh.
Hong Kong bowler Nadeem Ahmad was given ‘Man of the Match’ award.
Bangladesh has however qualified to the top 10s.