Shikhar Dhawan is batting on 28 © Getty Images
Shikhar Dhawan is batting on 28 © Getty Images

Defending champions, India are batting well along with a good momentum with which they started off, against minnows, Bangladesh, in the 2nd quarter-final of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) in Melbourne on Thursday. Currently, India are 72 for no loss in 16 overs with openers, Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan batting on 38 and 28, respectively. Live Updates: India vs Bangladesh

Earlier, Indian skipper, MS Dhoni won the toss and elected to bat first on a healthy batting track at Melbourne. India are moving in with an unchanged squad, whereas Bangladesh skipper, Mashrafe Mortaza makes a change in the form of Taijul Islam who is replaced by the skipper, himself. Live Scorecard: India vs Bangladesh

India have had a fantastic time in Group B, having won all their six games, making their way to the quarters by topping the group. On the other hand,Bangladesh got past England and a few other victories helped them qualify for their first ever knockouts in the World Cup. The winner will face either co-hosts Australia or Pakistan in the semi-finals on March 26 at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG), reports AFP. ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Complete Coverage