New Zealand v Bangladesh 1st Test – New Zealand bowl out Bangladesh for 234 on Day 1

New Zealand's Neil Wagner 5-47 against Bangladesh today
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New Zealand won the toss and decided to bowl against Bangladesh on the first day of the 1st Test at Seddon Park, Hamilton today.

Match Summary

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

New Zealand 86-0 (Jeet Raval 51*)

Close of Play - New Zealand trail Bangladesh by 148 runs with 10 wickets remaining

Scorecard

New Zealand were in control of the 1st Test on day one of the three match series. Asked to bat first, Bangladesh were bowled out for just 234, despite a brilliant 126 from Tamim Iqbal - Neil Wagner 5-47 and Tim Southee 3-76 did the damage with the ball for the Blackcaps.

In reply, New Zealand were 86-0 (Jeet Raval 51*, Tom Latham 35* at the close of play and )New Zealand trail Bangladesh by 148 runs with 10 wickets remaining, in their 1st innings.

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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