Bangladesh beat Zimbabwe by 7 wickets in 2nd ODI in Chittagong

Mushfiqur Rahim 40* for Bangladesh against Zimbabwe
©Reuters
 

Bangladesh won the toss and decided to bowl against Zimbabwe,at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong, today in the 2nd ODI.

Zimbabwe 246-7 (Brendan Taylor 75, Sikandar Raza Butt 49, Sean Williams 47; Mohammad Saifuddin 3-45)

Bangladesh 250 -3 (Liton Das 83, Imrul Kayes 90, Mushfiqur Rahim 40*; Sikandar Raza Butt 3-43)

Result – Bangladesh won by 7 wickets.

Scorecard

Zimbabwe scored a competitive 246-7 with Brendan Taylor top scoring with 75, supported well by Sikandar Raza Butt 49 and Sean Williams 47. Mohammad Saifuddin 3-45 was the pick of the Bangladesh bowlers.

In reply, Bangladesh won by 7 wickets, chasing down the runs with nearly 6 overs to spare, mainly thanks to the inspired batting of openers  Liton Das 83 and  Imrul Kayes 90; supported by Mushfiqur Rahim who was 40 not out at the end. Sikandar Raza Butt was the pick of the Zimbabwe bowlers taking all 3 wickets.  

 

Bangladesh - Liton Das, Imrul Kayes, Fazle Mahmud, Mushfiqur Rahim(wk), Mohammad Mithun, Mahmudullah, Mehedi Hasan, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mashrafe Mortaza(c), Mustafizur Rahman, Nazmul Islam

Zimbabwe - Hamilton Masakadza(c), Cephas Zhuwao, Brendan Taylor(wk), Sikandar Raza, Sean Williams, Elton Chigumbura, Peter Moor, Donald Tiripano, Brandon Mavuta, Kyle Jarvis, Tendai Chatara

 

©Cricket World 2018