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Bangladesh vs Afghanistan | Shakib Becomes First Bangladesh Batsman to Hit 1000 World Cup Runs

Cricketnext Staff |June 25, 2019, 1:41 AM IST
Bangladesh vs Afghanistan | Shakib Becomes First Bangladesh Batsman to Hit 1000 World Cup Runs

During his knock of 51 off 69 balls against Bangladesh, Shakib Al Hasan became the first Bangladesh cricketer, and 19th overall to score a 1000 runs in World Cup competition.

Shakib achieved the milestone when he reached the score of 35. He added 16 runs more before spinner Mujeeb Ur Rahman trapped him in front of the stumps.

Shakib has enjoyed a stellar World Cup so far, scoring 476 in six matches and counting, at an average of 95.20. He has scored two centuries in the tournament – 121 against hosts England and 124* against West Indies.

The list of players who have crossed 1000 World Cup runs is comprised of five Sri Lankans, three Australians, three South Africans, three West Indians, two Indians, one Pakistani and one New Zealander.

Shakib played his first World Cup in West Indies in 2007. The match against Afghanistan is his 27th World Cup match overall. ​

Cricket World Cup Points Table

Pos Team P W L T/NR PTS NRR
1
IND
9 7 1 1 15 +0.80
2
AUS
9 7 2 0 14 +0.86
3
ENG
9 6 3 0 12 +1.15
4
NZ
9 5 3 1 11 +0.17
5
PAK
9 5 3 1 11 -0.43
6
SL
9 3 4 2 8 -0.91
7
SA
9 3 5 1 7 -0.03
8
BAN
9 3 5 1 7 -0.41
9
WI
9 2 6 1 5 -0.22
10
AFG
9 0 9 0 0 -1.32

Team Rankings

Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 3631 113
2 New Zealand 2547 111
3 South Africa 2917 108
4 England 3663 105
5 Australia 2640 98
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Rank Team Points Rating
1 England 6420 123
2 India 6807 122
3 New Zealand 4763 113
4 Australia 5470 112
5 South Africa 5193 110
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Rank Team Points Rating
1 Pakistan 7365 283
2 England 4253 266
3 South Africa 4196 262
4 Australia 5471 261
5 India 7273 260
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