Nasim al hasan
Sports Reporter

Bangladesh v New Zealand

Bangladesh have won over new zealand by 43 runs in d/l method in their 1st odi at mirpur today.

batting bangladesh scored 265 runs before they all-out at 49.5 overs. Captain mushfiqur rahim was the highest scorer. He scored 90 when naeem islam scored 84 runs.

in the begining bangladesh early lost their 3 top order batsman tamim, anamul & mominul within 25 runs. Then mushfiq & naeem made a partnership of 154 runs. At last mahmudullah scored 29 runs.

during batting new zealand scored 83 runs for 3 weakets in 20 overs before started to rain.

after rain had stopped new zealand got new target of 206 runs from 14 overs but RUBEL HOSSAIN the man took 6 wickets! giving just 26 runs in 6 overs that felt new zealand into trouble, & at last bangladesh got the victory by 43 runs.