New Zealand thrashed Bangladesh in third ODI

Sat, Dec 31, 2016 11:21 am Posted: Cricketnmore Editorial
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Dec. 31 (CRICKETNMORE) - New Zealand ended the year on a winning note as they thrashed Bangladesh in the third game by eight wickets in Nelson. With this win, New Zealand made a clean sweep in 3 match ODI series aginst Bangladesh.

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The Black Caps chased down their target of 237 in the 42nd over. Captain Kane Williamson (95*)  and Neil Broom (97) put on a record second wicket partnership for New Zealand of 179 runs. Also Check Honeymoon Photo Album of Yuvraj Singh

Earlier Bangladesh won the toss and after a middle-order batting collapse post 236 for nine in 50 overs. Imrul Kayes (44 runs) and Tamim Iqbal (59) put a 102-run opening stand but Bangladesh middle order failed to capitaize it. Check Full Scorecard Here

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For New Zealand, Matt Henry took two wickets, while spinners Mitchell Santner, Jeetan Patel and skipper Kane Williamson all conceded four runs or fewer per over.


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