Bangladesh beat Zimbabwe by 169 runs
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Bangladesh beat the visiting Zimbabwe by 169 runs in the first ODI of three-match series at Sylhet International Stadium on Sunday.
Zimbabwe were bowled out for 152 runs in 39.1 overs.
Wesley Madhevere scored 35 runs off 44 balls with 5 fours while Tinotenda Mutombodzi hit 24 runs off 47 balls with 3 fours.
For Bangladesh, Mohammad Saifuddin smashed 3 wickets for 22 runs in 7 overs.
Mashrafe Mortaza and Mehidy Hasan shared 2 wickets.
Earlier, Bangladesh piled up 321 for six wickets. Liton Das smashed a magnificent century hammering 126 off 105 while middle order batsmen Mithun and Saifuddin scored 50 off 41 and 28 off 15 respectively.