New Zealand v Bangladesh 3rd T20I: New Zealand complete series clean sweep over Bangladesh
New Zealand completed a T20I series clean sweep over Bangladesh today, at Eden Park, Auckland, winning the series 3-0, with a 65 run victory in the 3rd T20I, in what turned out to be effectively a T10 match due to rain.
New Zealand 141/4 (10 ov)
Bangladesh 76/10 (9.3 ov)
Result - New Zealand won by 65 runs
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Finn Allen and Martin Guptill powered New Zealand to a big total before Todd Astle-led bowling attack took their side across the line in a rain-affected final T20I.#NZvBAN Report ??
Bangladesh won the toss and decided to field, leaving New Zealand to smash a huge target 141/4 in their allotted 10 overs - Martin Guptill 44 and Finn Allen 71 were the main run getters for the Kiwis.
Fall of wickets: 1-85 (Martin Guptill - 5.4 ov), 2-123 (Glenn Phillips - 8.2 ov), 3-138 (Finn Allen - 9.4 ov), 4-141 (Daryl Mitchell - 9.6 ov)
In reply, Bangladesh were never in the run chase after losing Soumya Sarkar and Liton Das to Tim Southee in the 1st over - Southee ended up with 3-15.
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Soumya Sarkar - 0.5 ov), 2-11 (Liton Das - 0.6 ov), 3-31 (Naim Sheikh - 3.3 ov), 4-37 (Nazmul Hossain Shanto - 3.6 ov), 5-52 (Afif Hossain - 5.2 ov), 6-52 (Mahedi Hasan - 5.4 ov), 7-60 (Shoriful Islam - 6.3 ov), 8-65 (Taskin Ahmed - 7.1 ov), 9-72 (Mosaddek Hossain - 8.2 ov), 10-76 (Nasum Ahmed - 9.3 ov)
New Zealand - Martin Guptill, Finn Allen, Devon Conway(wk), Will Young, Glenn Phillips, Mark Chapman, Daryl Mitchell, Tim Southee(c), Adam Milne, Lockie Ferguson, Todd Astle
Bangladesh - Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Mohammad Naim, Soumya Sarkar, Liton Das(c)(wk), Afif Hossain, Mahedi Hasan, Taskin Ahmed, Mosaddek Hossain, Shoriful Islam, Rubel Hossain, Nasum Ahmed
Start Time: 07:00
Toss: Bangladesh won the toss and decided to field
Venue: Eden Park, Auckland
Officials: Christopher Gaffaney, Christopher Brown, Wayne Knights, Ashley Mehrotra, Jeffrey Crowe
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