World Cup Cricket: India beats Bangladesh

  • India beat Bangladesh to reach the semi-finals of the World Cup cricket tournament being held in Australia and New Zealand. India won the toss and elected to bat; scored 302 for a loss of six wickets in their allotted 50 overs. Rohit Sharma played a brilliant knock, scoring 137 runs off 126 balls, while Suresh Raina scored 65 runs from 57 balls. A good bowling spell by the Indians saw Bangladesh being knocked out for 193. India will now face the winner of the Pakistan-Australia quarter-final to be played on March 20.