Two Asian powerhouses, highly familiar with each other's numerous positives and flaws, face-off in the final of the ICC World Twenty20 title in Mirpur (Dhaka) on Sunday. This contest, like most others, has a handful of mini-battles within them. Here's a list of the five top encounters of the cricketing kind.
Ravichandran Ashwin vs Rangana Herath: The fight of the tweakers
World Twenty20 in Bangladesh, as expected, has been about the tweakers. Hence, it's no surprise that two teams with good quality spinners will grab considerable spotlight. With 10 wickets in five innings, Ravichandran Ashwin has re-discovered the form that went missing in recent overseas tours of South Africa and New Zealand. He has even bowled what is being deemed as 'Twenty20 ball of the century.'