New Zealand thrash Bangladesh by 75 runs in World T20 game
New Zealand won the toss and chose to bat first in the dead rubber match. They managed to score 145/8 in their 20 overs.
Kiwi skipper Kane Williamson was the top scorer for the team with his 42-run knock from 32 deliveries with the help of five boundaries and a six.
Colin Munro contributed 35 runs from 33 balls with a boundary and two maximums to his name while Ross Taylor scored 28 runs from 24 balls after hitting two fours and a six in the innings.
Mustafizur Rehman was the pick of the bowlers as he took five wickets after conceding 22 runs in his four overs.
Al-Amin Hossain grabbed two wickets while Mashrafe Mortaza dismissed one Black Caps batsman.
Bangladesh require 146 runs to win from 20 overs with required run rate of 7.30 runs per over.
Bangladesh, chasing 146 runs to win, were back in the pavilion after scoring 70 runs in 15.4 overs with only three batsmen scoring in double figures.
Shuvagata Hom was the highest scorer for the team with 16 runs from 17 balls with the help of two boundaries.
Sabbir Rahman and Mohammad Mithun scored 12 and 11 runs respectively for the team after hitting a boundary each.
Grant Elliott and Ish Sohdi took three wickets each while Mitchell McClenaghan, Mitchell Santner and Nathan McCullum grabbed a wicket each.
It should be noted that New Zealand have already qualified for the semi-final stage of World T20 after winning their three Super 10 matches whereas Bangladesh have been knocked out of the tournament following their three losses.
Bangladesh XI: Tamim Iqbal, Mohammad Mithun, Sabbir Rahman, Shakib Al Hasan, Soumya Sarkar, Mahmudullah, Mushfiqur Rahim, Shuvagata Hom, Mashrafe Mortaza (captain), Al-Amin Hossain and Mustafizur Rahman.
New Zealand XI: Henry Nicholls, Kane Williamson (captain), Colin Munro, Corey Anderson, Ross Taylor, Grant Elliott, Mitchell Santner, Luke Ronchi, Nathan McCullum, Mitchell McClenaghan and Ish Sodhi.
Over 15.4: Bangladesh 70/10 (match over)
New Zealand win by 75 runs.
WICKET: Al-Amin Hossain b Sodhi 0 (2b 0x4 0x6). Bangladesh 70/10 in 15.4 overs.
Over 15: Bangladesh 65/9 (require 81 runs to win)
Grant Elliott got the wickets of Mustafizur Rahman and Mashrafe Mortaza in the over.
WICKET: Mustafizur Rahman c Ronchi b Elliott 6 (3b 0x4 1×6). Bangladesh 65/9 in 14.5 overs. Next batsman: Al-Amin Hossain.
WICKET: Mashrafe Mortaza lbw b Elliott 3 (5b 0x4 0x6). Bangladesh 59/8 in 14.2 overs. Next batsman: Mustafizur Rehman.
Over 14: Bangladesh 58/7 (require 88 runs to win)
Shuvagata Hom hit the boundary in the over bowled by Ish Sodhi.
Over 13: Bangladesh 50/7 (require 96 runs to win)
Grant Elliott conceded two singles in the over.
Over 12: Bangladesh 48/7 (require 98 runs to win)
Ish Sodhi gave three singles and bowled Mahmudullah
WICKET: Mahmudullah b Sodhi 5 (8b 0x4 0x6). Bangladesh 48/7 in 12 overs. Next batsman: Mashrafe Mortaza.
Over 11: Bangladesh 45/6 (require 101 runs runs to win)
Grant Elliott bowled Mushfiqur Rahim in the over.
WICKET: Mushfiqur Rahim b Elliott 0 (3b 0x4 0x6). Bangladesh 44/6 in 10.4 overs. Next batsman: Shuvagata Hom.
Over 10: Bangladesh 43/5 (require 103 runs runs to win)
Ish Sodhi gave five runs and dismissed Soumya Sarkar in the 10th over.
WICKET: Soumya Sarkar st Ronchi b Sodhi 6 (8b 0x4 0x6). Bangladesh 43/5 in 10 overs. Next batsman: Mushfiqur Rahim.
Over 9: Bangladesh 38/4 (require 108 runs runs to win)
Nathan McCullum got his first wicket of the match by dismissing Sabbir Rahman.
WICKET: Sabbir Rahman c Santner b McCullum 12 (18b 1×4 0x6). Bangladesh 38/4 in 8.5 overs. Next batsman: Mahmudullah.
Over 8: Bangladesh 34/3 (require 112 runs runs to win)
Mitchell Santner dismissed Shakib Al Hasan and gave three singles.
WICKET: Shakib Al Hasan c McCullum b Santner 2 (6b 0x4 0x6). Bangladesh 31/3 in 7.1 overs. Next batsman: Soumya Sarkar.
Over 7: Bangladesh 31/2 (require 115 runs runs to win)
A single taken from Grant Elliott’s over by Shakib Al Hasan.
Over 6: Bangladesh 30/2 (require 116 runs runs to win)
Mitchell McClenaghan bowled Mohammad Mithun in the over.
WICKET: Mohammad Mithun b McClenaghan 11 (17b 1×4 0x6). Bangladesh 29/2 in 5.4 overs. Next batsman: Shakib Al Hasan.
Over 5: Bangladesh 27/1 (require 119 runs runs to win)
Mitchell Santner went for 14 runs in the over as Sabbir Rehman and Mohammad Mithun hit a boundary each.
Over 4: Bangladesh 13/1 (require 133 runs runs to win)
Corey Anderson gave six runs in the over.
Over 3: Bangladesh 7/1 (require 139 runs runs to win)
Three runs taken from Mitchell Santner’s over.
Over 2: Bangladesh 4/1 (require 142 runs runs to win)
Tamim Iqbal was run out in Corey Anderson’s over.
WICKET: Tamim Iqbal run out 3 (8b 0x4 0x6). Bangladesh 4/1 in 2.0 overs. Next batsman: Sabbir Rehman.
Over 1: Bangladesh 2/0 (require 144 runs runs to win)
Nathan McCullum gave two runs in the first over.
Opening batsmen: Tamim Iqbal and Mohammad Mithun.
NEW ZEALAND INNINGS
Over 20: New Zealand 145/8
Bangladesh require 146 runs to win.
WICKET: Nathan McCullum b Mustafizur Rahman 0 (1b 0x4 0x6). New Zealand 139/8 in 19.5 overs. Next batsman: Mitchell McClenaghan.
WICKET: Mitchell Santner b Mustafizur Rahman 3 (3b 0x4 0x6). New Zealand 139/7 in 19.4 overs. Next batsman: Nathan McCullum.
Over 19: New Zealand 135/6
Al-Amin Hossain got the wicket of Ross Taylor but gave 12 runs in the over after being struck for two boundaries.
WICKET: Ross Taylor c Mohammad Mithun b Al-Amin Hossain 28 (24b 2×4 1×6). New Zealand 127/6 in 18.2 overs. Mitchell Santner.
Over 18: New Zealand 123/5
Mustafizur Rehman got his third wicket of the match by dismissing Grant Elliott and gave five runs in the process.
WICKET: Grant Elliott c Shuvagata Hom b Mustafizur Rahman 9 (7b 1×4 0x6). New Zealand 122/5 in 17.5 overs. Luke Ronchi.
Over 17: New Zealand 118/4
Ross Taylor scored the six and Grant Elliott hit the boundary in Shakib Al Hasan’s bowling.
Over 16: New Zealand 105/4
Mashrafe Mortaza got the wicket of Corey Anderson before Ross Taylor hit him for a boundary.
WICKET: Corey Anderson b Mashrafe Mortaza 0 (3b 0x4 0x6). New Zealand 100/4 in 15.4 overs. Next batsman: Grant Elliott.
Over 15: New Zealand 99/3
Al-Amin Hossain uprooted Colin Munro’s middle stump after being hit for a six.
WICKET: Colin Munro b Al-Amin Hossain 35 (33b 1×4 2×6). New Zealand 99/3 in 14.5 overs. Next batsman: Corey Anderson.
Over 14: New Zealand 91/2
Munro hit the four and six in Mahmudullah’s over.
Over 13: New Zealand 78/2
Eight runs taken from Al-Amin Hossain’s over courtesy four byes on the last ball.
Over 12: New Zealand 70/2
Shuvagata Hom conceded five runs in the over.
Over 11: New Zealand 65/2
Six singles taken from Mashrafe Mortaza’s over.
Over 10: New Zealand 59/2
Shakib Al Hasan gave two singles in the over.
Over 9: New Zealand 57/2
Williamson danced down the track and hit Mustafizur for a boundary before being clean bowled.
WICKET: Kane Williamson b Mustafizur Rahman 42 (32b 5×4 1×6). New Zealand 57/2 in 9.0 overs. Next batsman: Ross Taylor.
Over 8: New Zealand 52/1
Mahmudullah gace eight runs in his first over.
Over 7: New Zealand 44/1
Shuvagata Hom conceded five runs in his second over.
Over 6: New Zealand 39/1
Munro and Williamson took four runs from Al-Amin Hossain’s over.
Over 5: New Zealand 35/1
The Kiwi skipper hit the four and six off Shakib Al Hasan.
Over 4: New Zealand 25/1
Mustafizur Rehman gave two singles and removed Henry Nicholls off stump out of the ground.
WICKET: Henry Nicholls b Mustafizur Rehman 7 (11b 1×4 0x6). New Zealand 25/1 in 4.0 overs. Next batsman: Colin Munro.
Over 3: New Zealand 23/0
Shakib Al Hasan was greeted with a boundary by Kane Williamson.
Over 2: New Zealand 15/0
Henry Nicholls struck his first boundary of the match from the bowling of Shuvagata Hom.
Over 1: New Zealand 9/0
Bangladeshi skipper Mashrafe Mortaza went for nine runs in the first over of the innings as Kane Williamson struck the two boundaries.
Opening batsmen: Henry Nicholls and Kane Williamson.