New Zealand v Bangladesh 1st Test Day 2 – New Zealand pile on the runs

Tom Latham 161 for New Zealand today against Bangladesh
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New Zealand piled on the runs against Bangladesh on the second day of 1st Test at Seddon Park, Hamilton today.

 

Match Summary

Bangladesh 234 (Tamim Iqbal 126; Neil Wagner 5-47, Tim Southee 3-76)

New Zealand 451-4 (Jeet Raval 132, Tom Latham 161, Kane Williamson 93*, Henry Nicholls 53; Soumya Sarkar 2-57)

Close of Play - New Zealand lead Bangladesh by 217 runs with 6 wickets remaining

Scorecard

 

Centuries from Tom Latham 161 and Jeet Raval 126, and fifties from Henry Nicholls 53 and Kane Williamson 93*put New Zealand in a commanding position against Bangladesh on Day 2 of the Hamilton Test.

Soumya Sarkar 2-57 was the pick of the Bangladesh bowlers on a difficult day for them in the field.

New Zealand - Jeet Raval, Tom Latham, Kane Williamson(c), Ross Taylor, Henry Nicholls, BJ Watling(wk), Colin de Grandhomme, Todd Astle, Tim Southee, Neil Wagner, Trent Boult

Bangladesh - Tamim Iqbal, Shadman Islam, Mominul Haque, Mohammad Mithun, Mahmudullah(c), Liton Das(wk), Soumya Sarkar, Mehedi Hasan, Khaled Ahmed, Abu Jayed, Ebadat Hossain

 

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