AALeft-hander Soumya Sarkar is on the run again. Storm in the second T20 match of the series against Kiwis in Napier. Aroused hope of victory. However, Bangladesh could not return even after returning on a majestic run. Instead, they lost in 26 runs.
After losing a shot from a throw at McLean Park on Tuesday, New Zealand made 163 to five in 18.5 rounds. The hosts were not allowed to hit because of the rain. Instead, Bangladesh was given a target of 161 runs in 16 exceedances under the Rain Act. There has been drama here too. Initially, the goal was 148, but after exceeding 1.3, the game was stopped and it was raised to 160.
Bangladesh initially lost visits to respond. Opener Liton Das returned with 6 runs. Naeem and Soumya then formed a large pair. They added 61 runs. Soumya returned to the dressing room after playing a great inning with 51 sets of 26 balls. He made 94 strokes during the 10.1 round and reinforced his hope for victory.
But Mahmudullah-Afifra could not cross the next path. Eventually he stopped and made 142 runs to eight gates. Mahmudullah made 21 strokes out of 12 balls. Naeme’s bat came from 36 balls with four fours and 36 strokes. The result of the match could have been different if his bat had been a little wider. However, he tried to play a shot but failed.
Previously, Glenn Phillips played a big inning in 57 runs from 31 balls for Kiwis. To hit with him, Darley Mitchell played an inning of 34 runs with 18 balls. Finn Allen, who was initially caught, was separated from 18 races. In addition, Guptill made 21 runs.
Sheikh Mahedi took 2 gates to Bangladesh in 45 runs for 4 laps. In addition, Saifuddin, Taskin, and Shariful took one gate. Shariful gave 16 runs in 3 installments. Nasum Ahmed did not get a gate but spent 25 runs in four installments. Tim Southee, Hamish Bennett and Adam Milne took two wicks for the kiwis.