India would be looking to secure a spot in the final    AFP
India would be looking to secure a spot in the final AFP

India take on Bangladesh in Match 5 of the Nidahas Trophy 2018. The match is significant for both sides. A win will take India to the final. If Bangladesh prevail, it will give their cause a push too, adding to the pressure of Sri Lanka. Both teams are currently are tied at 2 points. India, on the other hand, are the table-toppers with 4 points from 2 wins.

You can follow the live scorecard here. Fans can watch live coverage on TV. The live coverage of the match will be shown on Discovery s sports channel, DSports. The match will be Rishtey Cineplex and Rishtey Cineplex HD in Hindi commentary. Live streaming of the match can be seen on JioTV.

Both India and Bangladesh are coming into this match on the back of victories against Sri Lanka. India notched up their second win of the tournament, winning by 6 wickets on Monday. They will, however, refrain from testing their bench strength with a chance to qualify for the final. In addition, they would not want to take Bangladesh lightly who are beaming in confidence following their nail-biting win over Sri Lanka last Saturday.

In six T20Is so far, Bangladesh are yet to beat India. Will the vital clash bring out the best of the (self-proclaimed) Tigers?