Tamim Iqbal scored unbeaten 85 as Bangladesh have started the ROCKET Tri-Nation ODI Series 2018 with a comfortable 8-wicket victory over Zimbabwe in the opening match at Mirpur Sher-e-Bangla cricket stadium on Sunday.
Zimbabwe : 170/10 in 49 overs (Raza 52, Moor 33, Taylor 24; Shakib 3/43, Rubel 2/24, Mustafizur 2/29)
Bangladesh : 171/2 in 28.3 overs (Tamim 84, Shakib 37, Anamul 19; Raza 2/53)
Result : Bangladesh won by 8 wickets.
Player of the Match : Shakib Al Hasan – 37, 3/43
Bangladesh Squad: Tamim Iqbal, Anamul Haque, Shakib Al Hasan, Mahmudullah, Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Nasir Hossain, Sabbir Rahman, Mashrafe Mortaza (c), Sunzamul Islam, Rubel Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman
Zimbabwe Squad: Hamilton Masakadza, Solomon Mire, Brendan Taylor (wk), Craig Ervine, Peter Moor, Sikandar Raza, Malcolm Waller, Kyle Jarvis, Tendai Chatara, Graeme Cremer (c), Blessing Muzarabani