March 6: India will take on hosts Bangladesh today in the final of theAsia Cup Twenty20 cricket tournament in Mirpur.
India will start as overwhelming favourites as the ICCrankings suggest. While team India is ranked Number One, the hosts hold 10th position.
Earlier, Indian Team Director Ravi Shastri expressed that he hoped to see India continue their fearless brand of cricket in the Asia Cup final.
The former all-rounder also described India’s transformation into an aggressive fighting unit as ‘gradual but enjoyable one’.
Although India comfortably trounced the hosts by 45 runs in the opening match of the tournament, Bangladesh displayed tremendous amount of resilience as they won three successive matches to advance to the final.