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Kohli praises Dhawan after steering India to sixth Asia Cup title

Kohli praises Dhawan after steering India to sixth Asia Cup title

Mirpur, Mar 07 : Star batsman Virat Kohli has heaped praise on Shikhar Dhawan after the left-hand opener came back to his prime form with a match-winning innings that guided India to their sixth Asia Cup title on Sunday.

"Shikhar is someone who always strikes the ball really well and it is just a matter of one innings for him and you can see what he can do once he gets into form," Kohli told bcci. tv.

Delighted Dhoni insists India upbeat for World T20 post `special` Asia Cup victory

Delighted Dhoni insists India upbeat for World T20 post `special` Asia Cup victo

Mirpur, March. 7 : After lifting the Asia Cup trophy without losing a single match in the tournament, India's limited-over's skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has described the victory as 'special' and admitted that it will boost his side's confidence ahead of the upcoming World T20.

Earlier, opener Shikhar Dhawan produced a scintillating 60-run knock to guide India to their sixth Asia Cup title win defeating Bangladesh by eights wicket in the final played at the Shere-E-Bangla Stadium.

Shastri backs India to display fearless cricket against Bangladesh

Shastri backs India to display fearless cricket against Bangladesh

Mirpur, Mar. 05 : Team Director Ravi Shastri has expressed that he hoped to see India continue their fearless brand of cricket in the Asia Cup final here against hosts Bangladesh on Sunday.

The former all-rounder also described India's transformation into an aggressive fighting unit as 'gradual but enjoyable one'.

"Since then we are the number one team in the world in T20 cricket. It has been a gradual process but enjoyable one. Let's hope we show that kind of cricket in the final as well tomorrow," Shastri told reporters on the eve of the summit clash.

Asia Cup 2016, final: Bangladesh vs India - Preview

Asia Cup 2016, final: Bangladesh vs India - Preview

Mirpur: Unstoppable so far with clinical performances, a formidable India will square off against a passionate and sprightly Bangladesh in their quest for continental supremacy in the final of the Asia Cup Twenty20 cricket tournament, here on Sunday.

On paper, India are overwhelming favourites as the ICC rankings (India's 1st vs Bangladesh's 10th) suggests. But it counts for little in the shortest format, wherein the complexion of the game can change in a matter of one over.

Dhoni wary of buoyant Bangladesh ahead of Asia Cup final

Dhoni wary of buoyant Bangladesh ahead of Asia Cup final

Mirpur, Mar. 05 : India's limited-overs skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni believes that Asia Cup finalists Bangladesh have improved as a side over the years, insisting that defeating a home side is always difficult.

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.

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