Bangladesh beats Zimbabwe by 61 runs in 3rd ODI

MIRPUR: Bangladesh has beaten Zimbabwe by 61 runs in third One Day International (ODI) played at Shere Bangla National Stadium here on Wednesday.


Williams smashed 64 runs in 84 balls. Chigumbura bagged 45 runs in 47 balls. Waller slamed 32 runs in 40 balls. While, Ervine smacked 21 runs in 25 balls.

Mustafizur Rahman became the nightmare for Zimbabwe side and took five wickets. While, Mashrafe Mortaza, Nasir Hossain, Al-Amin Hossain, Arafat Sunny and Sabbir Rahman managed to bag one wicket each.

Earlier, Bangladesh won the toss and opted to bat first. The host side had set 276 runs target on scoreboard on loss of nine wickets.

Tamim Iqbal smashed 73 runs in 98 balls. Imrul Kayes slamed 73 runs in 95 balls. Mahmudullah scored 52 runs in 40 balls. While, Mushfiqur Rahim bagged 28 runs in 25 balls.

Jongwe and Cremer took two wickets each. While; Panyangara, Sikandar Raza and Waller managed to get one wicket each.