Bangladesh whitewash Zimbabwe in ODI series

 11 Nov 2015 - 18:09

Bangladesh whitewash Zimbabwe in ODI series
West Indies cricketer Dwayne Bravo plays a shot during the second and final T20 International cricket match between Sri Lanka and the West Indies at the R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on November 11, 2015. AFP


Dhaka: Bangladesh beat Zimbabwe by 61 runs in the third one-day international to complete a whitewash in the three-match series in Dhaka on Wednesday. 

Replying to Bangladesh's 276-9, Zimbabwe were all out for 215 runs in 43.3 overs at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium to suffer their eighth consecutive loss to their Asian rivals. 

Scores: Bangladesh 276-9 in 50 overs (Tamim Iqbal 73, Imrul Kayes 73, Mahmudullah 52; L. Jongwe 2-50, G. Cremer 2-53) and Zimbabwe all out 215 in 43.3 overs (S. Williams 64, E. Chigumbura 45; Mustafizur Rahman 5-34)