New Zealand vs Bangladesh (2019) First One Day International Match
New Zealand vs Bangladesh (2019) First One Day International commenced on February 13, 2019, Wednesday, 02:00 P.M. local.
Venue: McLean Park, Napier
Umpires: Chris Brown & S Ravi.
Third Umpire: Marais Erasmus.
Match Referee: Steve Bernard.
New Zealand Squad for this New Zealand vs Bangladesh (2019) First One Day International are Martin Guptill, Henry Nicholls, Kane Williamson (c), Ross Taylor, Tom Latham (wk), James Neesham, Colin de Grandhomme, Mitchell Santner, Matt Henry, Lockie Ferguson, and Trent Boult.
Players on bench are Tim Southee and Todd Astle.
Bangladesh Playing XI are Tamim Iqbal, Liton Das, Soumya Sarkar, Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Mohammad Mithun, Mahmudullah, Sabbir Rahman, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mehidy Hasan, Mashrafe Mortaza (c), and Mustafizur Rahman.
Substitutes are Rubel Hossain, Nayeem Hasan, Shafiul Islam, and Mominul Haque.
Bangladesh won the toss and opted to bat.
Bangladesh opening batsmen arrived to crease to bat first in this New Zealand vs Bangladesh (2019) First One Day International and lost first 6 wickets before reaching total score of 95 runs in 23 overs. Soumya Sarkar, who arrived for second wicket in 4.2 overs played until 8.2 overs and scored a blasted 30 runs in 22 balls with five 4s and a six caught & bowled by Matt Henry when total score was 42/4. Mohammad Mithun played a responsible innings and scored 62 runs in 90 balls with five 4s until 47.1 overs got out bowled by Lockie Ferguson. Mohammad Saifuddin (41 runs in 58 balls with three 4s) & Mehidy Hasan (26 runs in 27 balls with three 4s and a six) were other main contributors for their total score of 232/10 runs in 48.5 overs.
For New Zealand, Treat Boult & Mitchell Santner picked 3 wickets and Matt Henry & Lockie Ferguson picked 2 wickets each and restricted the opponents to 232 runs.
New Zealand opening batsmen arrived to chase this total in the second innings of New Zealand vs Bangladesh (2019) First One Day International and lost only 2 wickets in the process Martin Guptill (117 runs in 116 balls with eight 4s and four 6s) & Ross Taylor (45 runs in 49 balls with six 4s) remained not out in the end. Opening batsman Henry Nicholls also scored 53 runs in 80 balls with five 4s. New Zealand reached the target of 233 runs in 44.3 overs losing only 2 wickets.
Bangladesh bowlers failed to restrict New Zealand from reaching the target. Mehidy Hasan & Mahmudullah both players picked a wicket each.
BAN 232 (48.5 Ovs)
NZ 233/2 (44.3 Ovs)
New Zealand won this New Zealand vs Bangladesh (2019) First One Day International by 8 wickets and Man of the Match awarded to Martin Guptill for his 117 runs.