New Zealand completed the series on a high, crushing Bangladesh by 27 runs in the last T20 International on Friday in Dhaka. Pursuing 162 races to win, none of the Bangladeshi batsmen could communicate everything with the bat uncovering Afif Hossain’s unbeaten 49 as the hosts needed to stop at 134/8. Openers Mohammed Naim (23) and Liton Das (10) and captain Mahmudullah (23) were the main others to hit twofold digits. For the guests, spinner Ajaz Patel was the most conservative bowler with 2/21 in his full quantity of four overs.
Scott Kuggeleijn likewise got done with 2/23 of every three overs. Ben Sears, Rachin Ravindra, Cole McConchie, and Jacob Duffy, all got a wicket each. Prior, with nothing to lose, New Zealand opener Finn Allen and Ravindra gave the Kiwis a romping begin hustling past 50 in inside the powerplay. Notwithstanding, both fell in something similar over before captain tom Latham to over the obligation with a heavenly 50 years to take New Zealand past the 150-run mark. Henry Nicholls likewise contributed a helpful 20 down the request.
The Fans have to say a lot about the win of the kiwis over Bangladesh:
Riding on a superb fifty by captain Tom Latham followed by disciplined bowling by Ajaz Patel and Scott Kuggeleijn New Zealand managed to beat Bangladesh by 27 runs in the fifth and final match of the series here at the Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka on Friday and making it a successful and a head to head competition with a glorious 3-2 win.
Previously Bangladesh won the series against Australia by 4-1 and now a series win against New Zealand will boost their confidence to perform well in the T20 world cup which is scheduled in UAE. Bangladesh will start their T20 WC campaign on 17th October, against Scotland in the qualifier round.