The 1st Match of the T20I series played today between New Zealand and Bangladesh at Seddon Park, Hamilton. In which New Zealand defeated Bangladesh by 66 runs.
New Zealand batted first after winning the toss scored 210 runs after losing just 3 wicket in 20 overs, New Zealand started not very well, Martin Guptill and Finn Allen came to start the inning, the first wicket fell very quickly just in 1 run, Finn Allen dismissed without scoring, next batsman Devon Conway came to bat, and lead the inning and played brilliant half-century partnership with Martin Guptill, the second wicket fell in 53 runs, Martin Guptill dismissed after playing a brilliant inning of 35 runs with the help of 2 sixes and 3 boundries in 27 balls, next batsman Will Young came to bat, and lead the inning and played a brilliant century partnership with Devon Conway, the third wicket fell in 158 runs, Will Young dismissed after playing a brillinat quick half-century inning of 53 runs with the help of 4 sixes and 2 boundries in just 30 balls, next batsman Glenn Phillips came to bat, and he also played a brilliant unbeaten quick inning of 24 runs with the help of 1 six and 3 boundries in just 10 balls, with Devon Conway, and Devon Conway played a brilliant unbeaten quick half-century inning of 92 runs with the help of 3 sixes and 11 boundries in just 52 balls. In this way, New Zealand batted first after winning the toss scored 210 runs after losing just 3 wickets in 20 overs, and set a target of 211 runs in front of Bangladesh.
Bangladesh bowlers, Nasum Ahmed took 2 wickets, and Mahedi Hasan got 1 wicket.
Bangladesh chasing 211 runs in the second, they could manage just 144 runs after losing 8 wickets in 20 overs, Bangladesh started very badly, Afif Hossain played a brilliant inning of 45 runs with the help of 1 six and 5 boundaries in 33 balls, Mohammad Saifuddin 34 runs in 34 balls, Mohammad Naim 27 runs in 18 balls, Mahmudullah 11 runs in 9 balls, apart from this no batsman could touch figure out of 10, wickets keep falling one after another, Soumya Sarkar and Shoriful Islam scored 5-5 runs, Liton Das and Mohammad Mithun 4-4 runs, Mahedi Hasan and Mahedi Hasan dismissed without scoring. In this way, Bangladesh chasing 211 runs in the second inning, they could manage just 144 runs after losing 8 wickets in 20 overs, as the result lost the match by 66.
New Zealand bowlers performed brilliantly, Ish Sodhi took 4 wickets just for 28 runs, Lockie Ferguson took 2 wickets, Tim Southee and Hamish Bennett got 1-1 wicket.
New Zealand's batsman Devon Conway selected for Man of the Match, he played a brilliant unbeaten quick half-century inning of 92 runs with the help of 3 sixes and 11 boundaries in just 52 balls.