Watch Mahmudullah Riyad’s bizarre bowling action
Visiting Bangladesh have been defeated by 2 wickets in the single 50 over preparation match in the New Zealand tour.
Apart from Mahmudullah, Mushfiqur Rahim and Sabbir Rahman scored 62 and 40 respectively. Before that, the opening pair between Litton Das and Mominul Haq failed to contribute to the innings total. Mominul returned to the pavilion in the tenth ball of the innings scoring 6 runs. [দেখুন প্রস্ততি ম্যাচে রিয়াদের অদ্ভুত বোলিং অ্যাকশন]
Litton Kumar Das also departed adding 3 runs.
In the sixth wicket, Mahmudullah and Sabbir added 35 runs.
Mehedi Hasan Miraz, who captained the side, became the seventh batsman to lost the track at the score of 191.
Hard hitter Sabbir Rahman took the team total in the comfort zone with his 40 ball 41 runs smashing 6 fours.
In reply, New Zealand XI reached in the victory target with 11 balls to spare. Raval and Fletcher laid the foundation for the home team with a 114 runs partnership.
Bangladesh XI: 247 all out in 46.1 overs
New Zealand XI: 251/8 (48.1 overs)
Fletcher 92, Raval 52, Allan 30
Watch Riyad’s bizarre bowling action
Result: New Zealand XI won by 2 wickets.