Bangladesh Under-19s 241 for 8 (Saif 100, Pinak 65) beat Zimbabwe Under-19s 183 (Zaheer 63, Shawon 4-30) by 58 runs
Saif Hassan's century propelled Bangladesh Under-19s to a 58 run win over Zimbabwe Under-19 in the second youth ODI in Chittagong on Thursday.
Batting first, the home side made 241 for 8 in 50 overs. Saif batted till the 42nd over to make exactly 100 off 154 balls with a dozen boundaries. His opening partner Pinak Ghosh struck 65 off 99 balls with six boundaries and a six. The rest of Bangladesh Under-19s side added just 58 in their last eight overs after Pinak and Saif were dismissed in successive overs. Offspinner William Mashinge was the pick of the Zimbabwe Under-19s bowlers with figures of 3 for 37 in seven overs.
In reply, the visitors were bowled out for 183 in 46.1 overs with Taufail Zaheer top-scoring with 63. Left-arm spinner Saleh Ahmed Shawon took four wickets while captain Mehedi Hasan and Ariful Islam picked up two wickets apiece.
The third youth ODI will be held at the same venue on November 14.
Saleh Ahmed Shawon
B'desh U19 vs Zim U19
Zimbabwe Under-19s tour of Bangladesh