A partnership of 178 between Tamim Iqbal and Mushfiqur Rahim set up a total of 329, Bangladesh's highest in ODIs, and a 79-run win that backed up their claims of entering the series as favourites
There was an understanding that given his run of low scores, Tamim shouldn't have played the warm-up match in Fatullah and he made just nine. Yet Tamim struck back on Friday with his fifth ODI hundred.
Stats highlights from Bangladesh's 79-run win against Pakistan in Mirpur
Plays of the day from the first ODI between Bangladesh and Pakistan in Mirpur
Pakistan captain Azhar Ali has singled out his side's lack of experience on the international stage as the biggest reason behind their 79-run defeat in Mirpur
Bangladesh allrounder Shakib Al Hasan has urged his side to forget their past record against Pakistan and go into the first ODI of the three-match series with a winning mentality
Pakistan coach Waqar Younis has said there will not be pressure on Saeed Ajmal to make an immediate impact
No of Pakistan batsmen to score fifty-plus on ODI debut. Mohammad Rizwan is the latest on that list