Watch Online Bangladesh Tri Series 2018 Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe 1st Match Highlights. After a see-saw 2017, Bangladesh ushered in 2018 with an eight-wicket win over Zimbabwe, in the first match of the tri-series also involving Sri Lanka. After the bowlers, led by Shakib Al Hasan and Mustafizur Rahman, bowled out Zimbabwe for 170, Tamim Iqbal struck an unbeaten 84 to wrap up the chase with 129 balls to spare.
Sikandar Raza resisted with 52 off 99 balls but Zimbabwe needed a bigger score from him to challenge Bangladesh at home. Shakib took three wickets, including two in the first over of the match, while seamers Mustafizur, Rubel Hossain, and Mashrafe Mortaza picked up five wickets among them.Shakib, batting at No. 3 for only the third time in his ODI career, rotated the strike smartly and also hit five fours. He is set to play at No.3 in ODIs, starting with this tri-series. He was hit on the pad in the 20th over, and umpire C Shamshuddin turned down the lbw appeal but had to eventually overturn it after a successful review from Zimbabwe.
Bangladesh team/playing XI:
Tamim Iqbal, Anamul Haque, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Naser Hussain, Sabbir Rahman, Mashrafe Mortaza, Sunzamul Islam, Rubel Hussain, Mustafzur Rahman
Zimbabwe team/playing XI :
H Masakadza, Mire, Ervine, Brendan Tylor, Sikander Raza, Malcolm Waller, Moor, Cremer, Jarvis, Chatara, Muzarabani
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