Mahmudullah and Shakib Al Hasan scored centuries during a match winning 224-run partnership to knock out New Zealand and enter the semi finals of the 2017 Champions Trophy. This is the first time that Bangladesh has entered the semi finals of a major ICC tournament.
Chasing 266, Bangladesh slumped to 33 for four but Mahmudullah and Shakib put together the first 200-run stand for Bangladesh in one-day internationals to secure the win a canter.
Earlier, Kane Williamson (57) and Ross Taylor added 83 runs for the third wicket until Bangladesh applied the brakes. Mosaddek Hossain (3/13) triggered the collapse towards the end as Bangladesh restricted the Kiwis to 265 for 8.
Bangladesh 268 for 5 (Shakib 114, Mahmudullah 102*, Southee 3-45) beat New Zealand 265 for 8 (Taylor 63, Williamson 57, Mosaddek 3-13) by five wickets.
Matches Tagged in ClipDex2017 CT NZL v BAN
Series Tagged in ClipDex2017 ICC Champions Trophy
Players Tagged in ClipDexTaylor, Ross Luteru Mashrafe Bin Mortaza Milne, Adam Fraser Williamson, Kane S Mustafizur Rahman Broom, Neil Shakib Al Hasan Southee, Timothy G Rubel Hossain Mahmudallah, Mohammad Mushfiqur Rahim Mosaddeck Hossain Ronchi, Luke Taskin Ahmed Boult, Trent A
Grounds Tagged in ClipDexSophia Gardens
Categories Tagged in ClipDexLimited Overs (ODI & T20)