New Zealand vs Bangladesh, ICC Champions Trophy 2017, highlights: Shakib, Mahmudullah score twin tons, eliminate NZ
Bangladesh stunned New Zealand in their Group A match, going from 33/4 to win the game by 4 wickets. Shakib Al Hasan and Mohammad Mahmudullah scored centuries to give the Tigers what seemed like an improbable win at one point. Get highlights of New Zealand vs Bangladesh here.icc champions trophy 2017 Updated: Jun 10, 2017 00:29 IST
New Zealand, after setting a modest target of 266, were actually in the game having run through Bangladesh’s top order. But centuries from Shakib Al Hasan and Mohammad Mahmudullah steered Bangladesh home, giving them a hard-fought 5-wicket victory. Get highlights of New Zealand vs Bangladesh here. (streaming info) (scorecard)
0023 hrs IST: That’s it from us for tonight. Thank you all very much for joining us!
2259 hrs IST: And that’s a wrap! Centuries from Shakib Al Hasan and Mohammad Mahmudullah steered Bangladesh to an amazing victory that seemed improbable after they were 33/4 at one point. Now all eyes will be on the England vs. Australia game.
2257 hrs IST: CENTURY FOR MAHMUDULLAH! He brings it up with a four.
2253 hrs IST: WICKET! Shakib is cleaned up by Trent Boult, bringing the curtains down on what was a very fine innings. Job all but done for Bangladesh now.
2251 hrs IST: BACK-TO-BACK FOURS! Shakib wants to finish off the innings in style, it seems. 9 runs needed off 22 balls.
2249 hrs IST: CENTURY FOR SHAKIB! What an amazing knock from the experienced all-rounder. Bangladesh need 17 runs off 24 balls to win.
2244 hrs IST: 26 needed off 30 balls. The game is slipping away from the Blackcaps.
2243 hrs IST: FOUR! Shakib with an excellent hit in the long off area. New Zealand have all but given up at this point.
2240 hrs IST: Only 34 needed in 36 balls. Pretty doable at this point for the Tigers, whose fight back through Shakib and Mahmudullah has been excellent.
2237 hrs IST: FOUR! Mahmudullah places it over the keeper’s head. Excellent batting.
2235 hrs IST: Bangladesh need 41 runs from 42 balls.
2233 hrs IST: FOUR! Shakib creams one through the off side field.
2227 hrs IST: Bangladesh need 51 off 48 balls to win.
2224 hrs IST: FOUR! Mahmudullah smahes Santner for four off the first ball. Pressure on Santner already.
2221 hrs IST: Excellent over for Bangladesh - 9 runs from it, including a boundary. 61 runs needed off 54 balls.
2219 hrs IST: The equation as it stands is completely gettable. However, Shakib and Mahmudullah need to attack in these last 10 overs but not give away their wicket. This is setting up for an exciting end to the match.
2318 hrs IST: Bangladesh 196/4 after 40 overs. Need 70 runs from 60 balls.
2314 hrs IST: Only 3 off Milne’s over. Bangladesh are 190/4 after 39 overs.
2309 hrs IST: 4 from Santner’s over. Bangladesh are 187/4 after 38 overs.
2307 hrs IST: Bangladesh 183/4 after 37 overs.
2304 hrs IST: FOUR! A top edge of Mahmullah’s bat goes flying over Ronchi’s head and to the boundary.
2301 hrs IST: Santner with another good over of spin bowling. Bangladesh are 173/4 after 36 overs.
2259 hrs IST: Bangladesh are the favourites now, but a wicket could still swing the match back in New Zealand’s favour.
2254 hrs IST: Bangladesh need 103 off 96. Shakib 65*, Mahmudullah 61*
2250 hrs IST: Excellent over from Boult. Just two runs off it. Bangladesh are 160/4 after 33 overs.
2245 hrs IST: Expensive over from Williamson. 13 runs off it. Bangaldesh are 158/4 after 32 overs.
2239 hr IST: FIFTY for Mahmudullah! Great innings under pressure so far. Bangladesh are 145/4 after 31 overs.
2235 hrs IST: Bangladesh are 139/4 after 30 overs.
2234 hrs IST: Shakib has some cramps in his left hand. Not good news for Bangladesh fans.
2232 hrs IST: Shakib gets his fifty, Mahmudullah seems likely to get one now. Amazing turnaround by these two.
2229 hrs IST: Another good over from Milne where he concedes only 3 runs. Bangladesh are 133/4 after 29 overs.
2225 hrs IST: Bangladesh are 130/4 after 28 overs.
2224 hrs IST: FOUR! Santner’s ball misses everything and it’s four byes. Not that Bangladesh will complain.
2022 hrs IST: Bangladesh are 120/4 after 27 overs.
2220 hrs IST: FOUR! Mahmudullah creams Milne through the long on area for a boundary.
2217 hrs IST: Another good over from Santner, who concedes just two runs. Bangladesh are 111/4 after 26 overs.
2214 hrs IST: Bangladesh are now 109/4 with half the overs done.
2212 hrs IST: FOUR! Shakib gets closer to his 50 with another fine shot in the midwicket area that goes to the boundary.
2210 hrs IST: Bangladesh 104/4 after 24 overs.
2205 hrs IST: FOUR! Mahmudullah pulls Anderson over fine leg.
2204 hrs IST: Another tight over from Santner, with only 4 runs coming from it. Bangladesh are 94/4 after 22 overs.
2200 hrs IST: Decent first over for Corey Anderson; just 5 off it. Bangladesh are 90/4 after 21 overs.
2157 hrs IST: Good first over for Santner; only 3 off it. Bangladesh are 85/4 after 20 overs.
2154 hrs IST: Good over for Bangladesh; can they build on this and put up a fight? They are now 82/4 after 19 overs.
2152 hrs IST: FOUR! Mahmudullah follows that up with a four, putting serious pressure on the bowler.
2151 hrs IST: SIX! The first maximum of Bangladesh’s innings comes courtesy of Mahmudullah, who charges down and smashes Neesham.
2149 hrs IST: FOUR! Once again it’s Shakib, waging a lone battle for the Tigers at this point. Bangladesh are 69/4 after 18 overs.
2145 hrs IST: Tidy over from Neesham.Bangladesh are 63/4 after 17 overs.
2142 hrs IST: After the 16th over, Bangladesh are 59/4.
2140 hrs IST!: FOUR! Shakib is looking to get a move on here, now smashing Milne on the leg side.
2137 hrs IST: FOUR! Shakib ends Neesham’s first over by smashing him for a boundary. Bangladesh are 53/4 after 15 overs.
2130 hrs IST: Good second over from Milner, just three runs off it. Bangladesh are 47/4 after 14 overs.
2126 hrs IST: FOUR! Mahmudullah now dispatches Southee to the fence. Bangladesh are 44/4 after 13 overs.
2123 hrs IST: FOUR! Shakib al Hasan with his first boundary of the game, off Tim Southee’s bowling.
2121 hrs IST: Bangladesh are now 35/4, and in major trouble.
2118 hrs IST: WICKET! This was a perfect response by Milne, who cleans up Mushfiqur with a brilliant delivery. Bangladesh are 33/4.
2117 hrs SIST: FOUR! Mushfiqur hits Adam Milne down the ground for a welcome boundary.
2115 hrs IST: Bangladesh are 29/3 after 11 overs.
2109 hrs IST: At the end of the first powerplay. Bangladeshare 24/3 after 10 overs.
2107 hrs IST: FOUR! Rahim edges one to slip but is dropped by Taylor and the ball runs away to the boundary.
2106 hrs IST: Southee is now halfway through his overs. Bangladesh are 20/3 after 9 overs.
2101 hrs IST: This is clinical bowling from New Zealand’s lead pacers. Bangladesh are 18/3 after 8 overs.
20:57 hrs IST: Yet another good over from Tim Southee, who is having an excellent game. Bangladesh are 15/3 after 7 overs.
2053 hrs IST: Bangladesh are 14/3 after 6 overs.
2048 hrs IST: Wicket-maiden for Tim Southee. Bangladesh are 12/3.
20:45 hrs IST: WICKET! Southee strikes again, this time getting Soumya Sarkar lbw. Bangladesh are 12/3.
20:42 hrs IST: Another excellent over from Trent Boult. Bangladesh are 12/2 after 4 overs.
20:40 hrs IST: New Zealand are bowling well here, looking to attack and take wickets. It’s their best hope of winning this game.
20:32 hrs IST: WICKET! Southee strikes again! Sabbir is caught behind trying to play a beautiful ball outside off stump. Bangladesh are 10/2.
2030 hrs IST: Trent Boult’s first over is a good one, giving just 1 run. Bangladesh are 9/1 after 2 overs.
2025 hrs IST: After an eventful 1st over, Bangladesh are 8/1.
2024 hrs IST: FOUR AGAIN! This time Sabbir plays Southee through the offside field. This has been an action-packed first over.
2024 hrs IST: FOUR! Southee straying down the leg side and Sabbir flicks him off the pad for four.
2023 hrs IST: Sabbir Rehman comes to the crease for the Tigers.
2020 hrs IST: WICKET! Southee traps Tamim Iqbal for a duck. This is just the start NZ needed.
2019 hrs IST: Welcome to the coverage of the 2nd innings. Tim Southee will open the innings for NZ.
1949 hrs IST: That’s all for now. Join us in a few minutes for the start of the second innings!
1948 hrs IST: After looking likely to register a target of 300+ comfortably, a middle order collapse means they end the first innings with 265/8.
1943 hrs IST: With one over to go, NZ are 257/8.
1942 hrs IST: FOUR! Tim Southee with a boundary, although Bangladesh probably wont mind that too much.
1938 hrs IST: WICKET! Mustafizur bowls a superb yorker that goes through Adam Milne’s legs and sends the middle stump flying. NZ are 252/8 after 48.3 overs.
1935 hrs IST: Bangladesh are keeping it tight towards the end of the innings. Rubel’s over yields 3 runs, and NZ are 250/7 after 48 overs.
1930 hrs IST: Mortaza ends his spell with another decent over. NZ are 247/7 after 47 overs.
1928 hrs IST: At this point, even 270 would be a decent target for NZ to set, given their best batters are back in the dressing room.
1924 hrs IST: WICKET! Neesham charges down the ground but misses the ball completely, leaving himself open to an easy stumping. This is Mosaddek’s 3rd wicket of the match; definitely a game changing spell from him.
1921 hrs IST: Another tidy over from Mashrafe Mortaza. NZ are 235/6 after 45 overs.
1917 hrs IST: NZ are 231/6 after 44 overs.
1912 hrs IST: ANOTHER WICKET! This time it’s the dangerous Corey Anderson who departs for a golden duck. New Zealand are in deep trouble here.
1910 hrs IST: WICKET! Broom top edges one off Mosaddek’s bowling and Tamim makes no mistake with the catch. NZ are 228/5 after 43.1 overs.
1908 hrs IST: After 43 overs, NZ are 228/4.
1907 hrs IST: FOUR AGAIN! This time Neesham plays him down the ground. Is this the final flourish NZ need to get to 300?
1906 hrs IST: FOUR! Neesham hooks Roubel hard for a much-needed boundary.
1904 hrs IST: Mosaddek, bowling his first over of the game, starts well. NZ are 216/4 after 42 overs.
1901 hrs IST: NZ are 211/4 after 41 overs. Anything below 300 will be a welcome sight for Bangladesh.
1900 hrs IST: FOUR! Good ball from Rubel takes Neesham’s outside edge and goes to the boundary.
1856 hrs IST: Tidy over from Mustafizur, only 2 runs from it. NZ are 203/4 after 40 overs.
1852 hrs IST: At the end of the 39th over, NZ are 201/4.
1850 hrs IST: James Neesham is the new man in for the Blackcaps.
1848 hrs IST: WICKET! Ross Taylor attempts a slog behind the wicket off Taskin but gives a simple catch to Mustafizur. NZ are 201/4.
1845 hrs IST: Mustafizur’s 7th over yields 5 runs. NZ are 197/3 after 38 overs.
1841 hrs IST: After the 37th over, NZ are 192/3.
1840 hrs IST: FOUR! Taylor now follows suit with a lofted shot down the ground.
1838 hrs IST: FOUR! Neil Broom is looking to up the ante and hits Taskin for a boundary through the off side.
183 hrs IST: Mustafizur’s 6th over goes for only 3 runs. NZ are 181/3 after 36 overs.
1833 hrs IST: Another tidy over from Taskin. NZ are 178/3 after 35 overs.
1830 hrs ISt: 50 for Taylor! He gets the 37th fifty of his career. He now needs to be around for the last 10 or so overs.
1829 hrs IST: Shakib’s final over goes for 8. NZ 173/2 after 34 overs.
1821 hrs IST: Tidy over from Mortaza. Just two runs off it. NZ 166/3 after 33 overs.
1818 hrs IST: Decent over from Shakib. Seven runs off it. NZ are 164/3 after 32 overs.
1814 hrs IST: FOUR! Neil Broom, the new man to the crease, gets off the mark with a superb straight drive. NZ are 157/3 after 31 overs.
1810 hrs IST: WICKET! A bit of confusion left Kane Williamson stranded in the middle of the pitch and Mosaddek’s throw to Shakib Al Hasan gets rid of the skipper. NZ are 152/3 after 30 overs.
1808 hrs IST: FOUR! Shakib with a rare bad ball pitched outside leg, and Taylor swivels and hits him for a four to bring him closer to a half century of his own.
1807 hrs IST: Bangladesh need a wicket, and soon. Mashrafe’s 6th over is a good one and yields only the one run. NZ are 148/2 after 29 overs.
1802 hrs IST: Given how he’s bowled, surely it’s only a matter of time before Shakib gets a wicket? Another good over for him sees NZ end the 28th over at 147/2.
1800 hrs IST: New Zealand’s strategy seems to be to hit the bad balls to the boundary, rotate the strike and also conserve wickets to go hard in the final 10 overs. They are 144/2 after 27 overs.
17:56 hrs IST: Shakib, who short of getting a wicket has been solid, bowls another good over. NZ are 138/2 after 26 overs.
1753 hrs IST: NZ are 134/2 after 25 overs.
1752 hrs IST: FOUR! Taylor smacks Rubel through the leg side. He will no doubt be looking to get a big score of his own.
1751 hrs IST: 50 for Kane Williamson! The skipper brings up his half century with a single off Rubel. Can he kick on and make another big score today?
1747 hrs IST: Shakib’s 5th over goes for only 4 runs. NZ are 126/2 after 24 overs.
1745 hrs IST: New Zealand end the 23rd over at 122/2.
1743 hrs IST: FOUR! Williamson drives Mustafizur down the ground to inch closer to his 31st half-century in ODI cricket.
1742 hrs IST: Shakib continues to keep things tight, giving only 4 runs. NZ are 116/2 after 22 overs.
1739 hrs IST: Mustafizur pulls things back with an over that only yielded 3 runs. NZ are 112/2 after 21 overs.
1736 hrs IST: NZ are 109/2 after 20 overs.
1733 hrs IST: Mustafizur goes for another expensive over; his current economy rate is 8.33. NZ are 105/2 after 19 overs.
1729 hrs IST: FOUR! Williamson drives Mustafizur through the off side for a boundary. New Zealand are looking to get going once again.
1728 hrs IST: An expensive over from Shakib which saw him get hit for a boundary by Ross Taylor. NZ are 99/2 after 18 overs.
1725 hrs IST: Rubel’s 4th over yields only 4 runs. NZ are 91/2 after 17 overs.
1721 hrs IST: Shakib’s firs over goes for 6 runs. NZ are 87/2 after 16 overs.
1717 hr IST: Shakib Al Hasan is in to the attack.
1714 hrs IST: Rubel Hossain with another good over. NZ are 81/2 after the end of the 15th over.
1709 hrs IST:FOUR AGAIN! Ross Taylor ends the 14th over with an exquisite straight drive. NZ are now 79/2.
1708 hrs IST: FOUR! Ross Taylor gets off the mark with a well-driven shot that goes for 4.
1704 hrs IST: New Zealand are 70/2 at the end of the 13th over.
1702 hrs IST: Ross Taylor joins his skipper in the middle.
1700 hrs IST: WICKET! The dangerous Martin Guptill is given out lbw. Excellent ball from Rubel. NZ are now 69/2.
1659 hrs IST: FOUR! You knew that would come eventually. Williamson with a well-timed shot through the leg side and he finally ends Bangaladesh’s short spell of tight bowling.
1657 hrs IST: Taskin Ahmed follows it up with another over that yields just one run. NZ are 62/1 after 12 overs.
1652 hrs IST: Good first over from Rubel. NZ are 61/1 after 11 overs.
1649 hrs IST: Rubel Hossain to bowl his first over.
1648 hrs IST: The end of the 10th over sees New Zealand at 60/1.
1646 hrs IST: FOUR! Kane Williamson is no mood to stop the runs flowing. He hits Taskin for his second four of the game so far.
1644 hrs IST: Another good over sees NZ steady at 54/1 after 9 overs.
1640 hrs IST: NZ are 48/1 after 8 overs.
1635 hrs IST: Kane Williamson is the new man in.
1634 hrs IST: WICKET! Ronchi tries to slog Taskin on the leg side but is caught by Mustafizur at wide mid-on. NZ 46/1 after 7.1 overs.
1632 hrs IST: Another good over for New Zealand. They are 46/0 after 7 overs.
1629 hrs IST: FOUR! Short and wide from Mortaza and Guptill rightfully punishes him with a strong shot through the off side.
1628 hrs IST: New Zealand are 38/0 with 6 overs played.
1626 hrs IST: FOUR! It’s that man again; Martin Guptill didn’t take long to attack Taskin Ahmed, who’s bowling his first over. The opener looks like he means business today.
1624 hrs IST: Mortaza’s 3rd over yields 11 runs. New Zealand are getting a move on here, and are 31/0 after 5 overs.
1619 hrs IST: Guptill is done waiting, and promptly hits Mortaza for a six and a four off consecutive balls.
1617 hrs IST: FOUR! Mustafizur’s second over - which was going ell - ends with another boundary from Martin Guptill’s bat. NZ are 20/0 after 4 overs.
1614 hrs IST: Maiden over from Mortaza, who is bowling quite well so far. NZ are 12/0 after 3 overs.
1610 hrs IST: New Zealand are clearly here to play some attacking cricket, and it showed in the way Guptill went after Mustafizur. New Zealand are 12/0 after 2 overs.
1607 hrs IST: ANOTHER FOUR! More of the same from Mustafizur, who is bowling too far outside the off stump. Guptill duly punished him.
1606 hrs IST: FOUR! Mustafizur starts with a wide-ish delivery and Guptill promptly dispatches him to the boundary.
1605 hrs IST: Good first over for Mortaza, only one from it. NZ are 1/0 after the first over.
1601 hrs IST: And we’re underway at Cardiff.
1559 hrs IST: Luke Ronchi and Martin Guptill will open the batting for New Zealand. Skipper Mashrafe Mortaza will take the new ball.
1549 hrs IST: Here’s something Bangladesh fans will love to see - in their only previous appearance at this venue, they beat Australia by five wickets back in 2005.
1544 hrs IST: Stat attack - New Zealand and Bangladesh have met before in the Champions Trophy, with the Black Caps recording a 167-run win during the 2002 edition of the competition. Will history repeat itself today?
1538 hrs IST: Bangladesh XI: Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Sabbir Rahman, Mushfiqur Rahim(w), Shakib Al Hasan, Mahmudullah, Mosaddek Hossain Saikat, Mashrafe Mortaza(c), Taskin Ahmed, Rubel Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman.
1535 hrs IST: New Zealand XI: Martin Guptill, Luke Ronchi(w), Kane Williamson(c), Ross Taylor, Neil Broom, James Neesham, Corey Anderson, Mitchell Santner, Adam Milne, Tim Southee, Trent Boult.
1532 hrs IST: New Zealand win toss, choose to bat first.
1521 hrs IST: Good news. We’ll have the toss in 10 minutes. Play begins at 1600 hrs with no overs lost.
1515 hrs IST: Umpires are out for inspection. We’ll get an update soon.
1500 hrs IST: We are 15 minutes away from the inspection
1454 hrs IST: The sun is coming out in Cardiff so it is a positive sign
1447 hrs IST: No rain though, just a wet outfield
1440 hrs IST: The start has also been delayed because of the same
1435 hrs IST: It rained last night and the ground was kept under covers
1430 hrs IST: The toss has been delayed. There is will be an inspection at 1515 hours
1420 hrs IST: The toss is coming up in about 10 minutes
1416 hrs IST: For the updated points table of the ICC Champions Trophy, click here.
1410 hrs IST: Meanwhile if you want to see the video highlights of India vs Sri Lanka, click here.
1405 hrs IST: Tamim Iqbal (Bangladesh) comes into this match having posted scores of 65, 128 and 95 in his last three ODI innings
1355 hrs IST: Kane Williamson (1795 runs) needs 93 more to go 2nd in the list of most ODI runs scored as New Zealand skipper (currently Stephen Fleming is on top and Brendon McCullum in second).
1345 hrs IST: New Zealand captain Kane Williamson has recorded scores of 100 (vs Australia) and 87 (vs England) so far from his two innings in the 2017 Champions Trophy.
1340 hrs IST: Tim Southee (currently on 157) needs two more to go 6th in the all-time list of leading ODI wicket-takers for New Zealand, leapfrogging the great Richard Hadlee.
1335 hrs IST: Bangladesh beat Australia in their only previous appearance at Sophia Gardens, claiming a historic five-wicket win in 2005.
1330 hrs IST: New Zealand have lost successive ODIs at the Sophia Gardens in Cardiff -- both against England, having previously won their three games played there -- vs Australia, West Indies, Sri Lanka.
1324 hrs IST: New Zealand and Bangladesh have faced each other earlier in the ICC Champions Trophy with the Black Caps recording a 167-run win during the 2002 edition of the competition.
1318 hrs IST: New Zealand have won five of the last six meetings against Bangladesh. However, they lost the most recent encounter.
1314 hrs IST: If, however, Australia beat England, then the two Ashes rivals will go through to the last four!
1310 hrs IST: If hosts England, who have already qualified for the semis with 2 wins, beat Australia in the last Group A match in Birmingham on Saturday, only then will either New Zealand or Bangladesh qualify for the semis.
1308 hrs IST: However, a victory does not mean a guarantee of a semi-final spot
1305 hrs IST: As it stands, the winning team between New Zealand and Bangladesh will have a chance of qualifying for the knockouts. The losing team will, without doubt, go back home.
1302 hrs IST: This will be the penultimate match of Group A
1300 hrs IST: Hello and welcome to the live blog of a crucial ICC Champions Trophy Group A game between New Zealand and Bangladesh
If England beat Australia then the winner between New Zealand and Bangladesh will go through. But if Australia win, then the two Ashes rivals will progress to the semi-finals.
Both Bangladesh and New Zealand had lost to hosts England while their match against Australia was abandoned due to rain.