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Match Details

Toss

Bangladesh , elected to bat first

Series result

New Zealand led the 2-match series 1-0

Player of the match

Match number

Season

Hours of play (local time)

09.30 start, Lunch 11.30-12.10, Tea 14.10-14.30, Close 16.30

Match days

17,18,19,20,21 October 2008 (5-day match)

TV Umpires

Reserve Umpire

Match Referee

Close of Play

  • Fri, 17 Oct - day 1 - Bangladesh 1st innings 183/4 (Mehrab Hossain jnr 79*, Mushfiqur Rahim 59*, 94 ov)
  • Sat, 18 Oct - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 155/9 (DL Vettori 48*, 60.3 ov)
  • Sun, 19 Oct - day 3 - Bangladesh 2nd innings 184/8 (Mashrafe Mortaza 5*, Abdur Razzak 0*, 84 ov)
  • Mon, 20 Oct - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 145/2 (AJ Redmond 62*, DL Vettori 0*, 64 ov)
  • Tue, 21 Oct - day 5 - New Zealand 2nd innings 317/7 (137.5 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Vettori made the difference - Ashraful

    Mohammad Ashraful, the Bangladesh captain, said that his team played "really well" but added that New Zealand's ability to avoid their first-innings mistakes made the difference during their chas