Bangladesh 232 (Mohammad Mithun 62, Mohammad Saifuddin 41; Mitchell Santner 3-45, Trent Boult 3-40, Lockie Ferguson 2-44, Matt Henry 2-48)
New Zealand 233-2 (Martin Guptill 117*, Henry Nicholls 53; Mehidy Hasan 1-42)
Result – New Zealand won by 8 wickets
New Zealand win the first ODI by eight wickets!— ICC (@ICC) 13 February 2019
Martin Guptill's unbeaten 117 and a fifty from Henry Nicholls help the hosts chase down Bangladesh's 232 with ease.#NZvBAN SCORECARD ??https://t.co/HjcLR8C9cr pic.twitter.com/y4DJPT3wz7
Batting first, Bangladesh scored an under par 232 all out in 48.5 overs - Mohammad Mithun 62 and Mohammad Saifuddin 41 top scoring – Bangladesh managed to recover from a disastrous 42-4, but the eventual total was never going to be enough for a match ready New Zealand side – agreat all round bowling performance from the New Zealand bowlers - Mitchell Santner 3-45, Trent Boult 3-40, Lockie Ferguson 2-44 and Matt Henry 2-48.
In reply, New Zealand cruised to an 8 wicket victory, in 44.3 overs, with Martin Guptill 117*, Henry Nicholls 53 and Ross Taylor 45*doing the damage with the bat.
New Zealand - Martin Guptill, Henry Nicholls, Kane Williamson(c), Ross Taylor, Tom Latham(wk), Colin de Grandhomme, Jimmy Neesham, Mitchell Santner, Matt Henry, Lockie Ferguson, Trent Boult
Bangladesh - Tamim Iqbal, Liton Das, Soumya Sarkar, Mushfiqur Rahim(wk), Mohammad Mithun, Mahmudullah, Sabbir Rahman, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mehedi Hasan, Mashrafe Mortaza(c), Mustafizur Rahman
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