Bangladesh after successful win over West Indies in home ground by winning the Test and ODI series. Now Bangladesh tour of New Zealand started from 10th February 2019. The tour will be end by March 20,2019. New Zealand after the lose of ODI series agaist India, now they want to perform well in 50 Over format. Both teams want to play well in 50 over format to get prepare for the ICC World Cup event.
Bangladesh tour of New Zealand Schedule
Bangladesh tour of New Zealand consists of 3 ODI’s and 3 test series. Already the ODI series started from Feb 13. 1st ODI in Napier on Feb 13,2nd ODI in Christchurch on Feb 16 and 3rd in Dunedin on Feb 20. The 3 test match series will start from February 28 to March 20,2019. 1st test will be in Hemilton from Feb 28 to Mar 04. 2nd test will be in Wellington from Mar 08 to Mar 12. 3rd test will be in Christchurch from Mar 16 to Mar 20.
1st ODI Result :
New Zealand Starts the ODI series with a win by beating the visiting team by 8 wickets. Bangladesh Scored 232 run in 48.5 overs. Only Mithun(62)and Saifuddin(41) played well. New Zealand bowlers Boult and Santer both took 3 wickets each.
In chasing the target New Zealand only lost 2 wickets and wind the match. Martin Guptill scored a very good knock of 117 runs in 116 balls(4’s-8, 6’s-4) to contribute for his team win. Henry Nicholls and Rose Taylor both batsmen also played their part in the win. The Bangladesh bowlers unable to take wickets in quick sessions. Martin Gupill is the player of the match.
2nd ODI Result :
The 2nd ODI played on Feb 16 in Christchurch. In this ODI also Bangladesh also unable to perform with the bat. They scored 226 runs in 49.4 overs. Again Mithun played well and scored 57 runs in 69 balls. Sabbir also played well for 43 runs. This time New Zealand bowler Lockie Ferguson took 3 wickets to restrict Bangladesh for 226.
In reply New Zealand only lost 2 wickets to reach the target in 36.1 overs only. The opener Martin Guptill again played a century knock of 118 runs in 88 balls(4’s-14,6’s-4). Kane Williamson played a captain knock of 65 runs in 86 balls. The Bangladesh bowlers failed to take wickets in early overs. Only Mustafizur Rahman took 2 wickets for 42 runs in 9 overs. Second time Martin Gupill is the player of the match.
3rd ODI Result :
3rd ODI played on Feb 20 in Dunedin. This time New Zealand scored big total of 330-6 runs in 50 overs. The New Zealand batsmen played well to put a big score in-front of Bangladesh. Henry Nicholls(64), Rose Taylor(69) and Tom Latham(59) got good runs to reach that 300 mark. In this match also Bangladesh bowlers unable pick wickets. Only Mustafizur Rahman took 2 wickets for 93 runs in 10 overs,which very expensive for the team.
Bangladesh chasing the target of 331 runs, they lost 3 wickets for 2 runs. After that they loss wickets in quick sessions. But Sabbir Rahman(102,4’s-12,6’s-2) and Saifuddin(44) put a 101 runs of partnership and steady the innings. But they lost two wickets quickly. Again Sabbir Rahman put a 67 runs partnership with Mehidy Hasan(33). But Tim Southee bowled well to take 6 wickets for 65 runs in 9.2 overs. And Bangladesh all out for 242 in 47.2 overs. Tim Southee is the player of the match.Martin Guptill is the Player of the Series.
New Zealand won the series by 3-0 in the Bangladesh tour of New Zealand.