Tigers go 1-0 up against Proteas as Shakib, Taskin and Yasir star

Bangladesh went ahead 1-0 in the three-match series with this victory

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Saif AL Imam Shota

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In the first ODI between the host South Africa and the visiting Bangladesh, the visitors won by 38 runs. This is the Tigers' first win against South Africa in South Africa. The Bangladesh team went ahead 1-0 in the three-match series with this victory. 
After losing the toss at Centurion, Bangladesh scored 314 runs for the loss of 7 wickets in 50 overs. Shakib Al Hasan played a blistering knock of 77. He hit 6 fours and 3 sixes off 64 balls.
Besides, Yasir Ali Chowdhury scored 50 off 44 balls and Liton Das scored 50 off 67 balls. Captain Tamim Iqbal made a partnership of 95 runs with Liton in the opening match by scoring 41 runs from 85 balls. Besides, Shakib, who has scored half a century, scored 115 runs with Yasir for the fourth wicket.
In reply, South Africa lost 3 wickets in 38 runs. Captain Temba Bavuma, Rassie van der Dussen and David Miller tried to get the Proteas back in the match. However, Bavuma scored 31 off 55 balls, Von der Dussen scored 86 off 98 balls and Miller scored 79 off 57 balls.
In the end, South Africa's innings was reduced to 276 runs in 48.5 overs. For Bangladesh, Mehedi Hasan Miraz took four wickets and Taskin Ahmed three. Besides, Shoriful Islam took two wickets.