Bangladesh will be up against New Zealand in the 3rd ODI match of the New Zealand Tour of Bangladesh at The Shere Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur on September 26. This is going to be the third match of the three-match ODI series in Bangladesh, which is being led 1-0 by New Zealand.
New Zealand batted first in the second ODI; however, they had a terrible start, losing 3 wickets for only 36 runs. Following this phase, Henry Nicholls and Tom Blundell teamed together to reintroduce New Zealand into the game with a 95-run partnership. Blundell scored 66 runs while Nicholls only 49, missing his fifty by just one run. With a crucial 35 runs in the lower order, Ish Sodhi helped New Zealand surpass the 250-run threshold and end their innings with 254.
Early on in the chase, Bangladesh lost Litton Das a crucial wicket. Then, Tamim Iqbal and newcomer Tanzid Hasan struck some stunning shots to get Bangladesh back into the match. At this point, Ish Sodhi joined the assault. He bowled as if it were his final over. He caused six dismissals and shattered Bangladesh’s back. The hosts finally lost the game by 86 runs after being bowled out for just 168.