18 Jul 2021: Bangladesh beat Zimbabwe in second ODI: Records broken
An all-round performance by Shakib Al Hasan helped Bangladesh beat Zimbabwe in the second ODI.Shakib claimed two wickets before scoring a match-winning 96* to help the visitors chase down a target of 241.Bangladesh sealed a three-wicket win with five balls to spare.Batting first, Zimbabwe managed 240/9 before Bangladesh scored 242/7 to seal a comfortable win.Here's more.
ZIM vs BAN: How did the second ODI pan out?
Zimbabwe kept losing wickets at regular intervals and were reduced to 146/5 at one stage.Wesley Madhevere and Sikandar Raza added a 63-run stand for the sixth wicket.Bangladesh came back strongly and restricted Zimbabwe to 240/9.Shoriful Islam claimed 4/46 to top the show.In response, the visitors kept losing wickets as well as Shakib Al Hasan fought a lone battle.
Zimbabwe: Feats for Zimbabwe batters
Zimbabwe skipper scored a 57-ball 46. The senior batter hit five fours and a six.Taylor has raced to 6,600 runs in ODIs at 35.67.He has also raced to 1,480 runs against Bangladesh in ODI cricket.Meanwhile, Madhevere registered his third ODI half-century.Also, Sikandar Raza (30) has raced to 2,886 runs at 33.95.
Shakib: Shakib slams 49th ODI fifty
Shakib Al Hasan (2/42) has raced to 276 career ODI scalps at 29.38.The left-arm spinner is the 18th bowler to surpass 275 ODI wickets.Shakib smashed an unbeaten 96, hitting eight fours in a 109-ball knock.He registered his 49th career fifty.Shakib has raced to 6,570 runs at 37.97.He went past Allan Border and Ijaz Ahmed in terms of ODI runs,
Fact: Bangladesh win 18th successive ODI win against Zimbabwe
Bangladesh have extended their winning run over Zimbabwe, sealing their 18th ODI win in a row. This was also their fifth successive ODI series win.
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