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Bangladesh Complete 3-0 Whitewash


Bangladesh,17 Nov, 2014: Bangladesh gets the taste of whitewash in test series. After 10 months of serial losses, failures, suspensions, resignations and sackings, Bangladesh cricket team completed a 3-0 Test series win over Zimbabwe with a 186-run margin in  Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury stadium, Chittagong.

Bangladesh set 449 run targets in 4th day and Zimbabwe took quick 71 run losing one wicket. Hamilton Masakadza and Sikandar Raza were playing good. They make 93 runs partnership. Part-time bowler Shuvagata Hom brings the breakthrough by taking Raza wicket.

Regis Chakabva tried to resistance, making 89 off 181 balls. He hardly played a false shot despite several leg-before appeals, surviving through two reviews, and a chance on 21 when Mushfiqur Rahim dropped a sharp chance.

For Bangladesh, there were two wickets each for Shafiul, Rubel Hossain, Jubair Hossain and Shuvagata Hom.

Mominul Haque (Bangladesh) selected as Player of the match and Shakib Al Hasan (Bangladesh) as Player of the series.

Finally Bangladesh has a great series. Played very well in bating and bowling both departments.


Score summary:

Bangladesh: 503 (Kayes 130, Tamim 109) and 319 for 5 dec (Mominul 131, Tamim 65)

Zimbabwe: 374 (Chigumbura 88, Raza 82, Masakadza 81, Jubair 5-96) and 262 (Chakabva 89*, Raza 65, Rubel 2-16, Shafiul 2-17)

Bangladesh by 186 runs


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