"I know these words and expectations are there, just like they are in India they will be there in Pakistan too". "But I would still say that we had Mustafiz and Shakib who are genuine bowlers but they couldn't get the ball to grip on the wicket".
Root also appeared to incur a calf problem."Hopefully it is more cramp and me being a bit wet", said Root, the man-of-the-match, at the presentation ceremony. "There were no signs of my side being tight or sore before the game yesterday, so it's just one of those things and you have to take it on the chin".
"For me the four semi-finalists would be England, Australia, South Africa and India and whichever team plays well on that particular day will win the championship but it is going to be highly competitive tournament", Laxman concluded. They asked Bangladesh to bat first and looked vulnerable only when Tamim Iqbal, who scored 128, and Mushfiqur Rahim, who made 79, were adding 166 in 25.1 overs for the third wicket.
England is the bookies' favorite for the trophy, but Bangladesh has beaten England at the last two Cricket World Cups.
Such was the nature of Root's innings is that he had found the boundary just six times on way to reaching three figures off 115 balls.
Plunkett has already made a decent fist of the emergency assignment, his four for 59 in the hosts' emphatic opening win over Bangladesh taking his annual one-day worldwide wickets tally to 24 in 10 matches.
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England came into this tournament, featuring the world's top eight ODI sides, having made huge strides in white-ball cricket in the past two years. "Whenever England need him he scores runs".
Mushfiqur insisted that although he failed to execute the shot well which eventually led to him giving up a simple catch to long-on, a bigger total would have been possible had the subsequent batsmen contributed well.
The century also came when he tapped Ali for a single to complete it off 124 balls.
Stokes managed to bowl seven overs - not a full quota of 10 - after a late fitness test that followed the recurrence of a left knee injury.
Roy, on his Surrey home ground, saw an attempted scoop off Mortaza brilliantly caught by a leaping Mustafizur Rahman at short fine leg.
Not known as a big-hitter, Root later lofted Rubel Hossain for a straight six and ended the match with a four off Mossadek Hossain. 10 and 11 - for his highest ODI score, off 129 balls.