NZ v Bangladesh, Only Test, Hamilton, 5th day

Our self-belief has improved - Shakib

The Bangladesh captain was pleased with his team's performances over the tour, particularly the mettle they displayed in the final one-dayer in Christchurch, and in the one-off Test

Andrew Fernando

New Zealand v Bangladesh, only Test, Hamilton, 4th day

Jamie Siddons blasts 'terrible batting'

Jamie Siddons was highly critical of his side's hare-brained batting on the fourth evening

The Bulletin by Andrew Fernando

New Zealand v Bangladesh, only Test, Hamilton, 4th day

Bangladesh flounder chasing 404

Bangladesh lost five wickets by stumps on day four, and were staring down the barrel in their chase of 404 in Hamilton

Andrew Fernando in Hamilton

New Zealand v Bangladesh, only Test, Hamilton, 3rd day

Mahmudullah cherishes maiden ton

Mahmudullah's ecstatic on-field celebrations were followed by a chirpy press conference after stumps

The Bulletin by Andrew Fernando

New Zealand v Bangladesh, only Test, Hamilton, 3rd day

Mahmudullah ton averts follow-on for Bangladesh

Shakib Al Hasan and Mahmudullah counterattacked admirably, and the latter completed his maiden Test ton, to take Bangladesh past the follow-on mark on the third day in Hamilton

Andrew Fernando

New Zealand v Bangladesh, only Test, Hamilton, 2nd day

Record breakers pleased with their efforts

Martin Guptill and Brendon McCullum, who broke several records during their 339-run stand, were pleased with the impact their performance has had on the match

The Bulletin by Andrew Fernando

New Zealand v Bangladesh, only Test, Hamilton, 2nd day

Massive total puts New Zealand on top

A terrific 339-run sixth-wicket stand between Martin Guptill and Brendon McCullum put the hosts firmly in the driver's seat on the second day of the one-off Test at Seddon Park

ESPNcricinfo staff

New Zealand v Bangladesh, only Test, Hamilton, 1st day

New Zealand eyeing at least 400, says Ingram

The New Zealand batsman Peter Ingram, who marked his debut with a brisk 42, believes the home side can cross 400

The Bulletin by Andrew Fernando

New Zealand v Bangladesh, only Test, Hamilton, 1st day

Guptill, McCullum resist spirited Bangladesh

Rubel Hossain led a spirited charge by the Bangladesh attack that Had New Zealand in trouble before Brendon McCullum and Martin Guptill rescued them to 258 for 5 on the first day in Hamilton