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Cricket: England lose to Bangladesh, crash out of World Cup

  • England have crashed out of the Cricket World Cup after suffering a shock 15-run defeat against Bangladesh in a Pool A match at Adelaide on Monday.

    Batting first, Bangladesh scored 275/7 in their allotted 50 overs, with Mahmudullah (103) and Mushfiqur Rahim (89) leading the batting attack.

    In reply, England were all out for 260 in 48.3 overs. Rubel Hossain was the pick of the Bangladeshi bowlers, taking four wickets.  

    Mahmudullah, who scored his maiden one-day century, was declared man of the match.

     

     

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