Having been thumped by India in the opening game of the Asia Cup T20 tournament, Bangladesh will be looking forward to get on the points table when they take on qualifiers UAE in the third match of the event on Friday. Although UAE have been impressive in the qualifying matches,
South Africa have thrashed Bangladesh by 52 runs at Shere Bangla Stadium, Mirpur to go 1-0 up in the two match series. Skipper Faf du Plessis scored 78 not out to guide South Africa to a par score of 148 runs in mandatory 20 overs.
Having been beaten in the opening ODI, India would have been desperate to keep the series alive with a win on Sunday. In fact, following the loss in the opening match, Indian batsman Suresh Raina had stated that although the loss was disappointing