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Bangladesh whitewash West Indies

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Published: 19:14, 25 January 2021   Update: 19:38, 25 January 2021
Bangladesh whitewash West Indies

Bangladesh beat the visiting West Indies by 120 runs in their third and final one-day international to complete a 3-0 sweep in the three-match series in Chattogram on Monday (January 25).

West Indies won the toss and put Bangladesh to bat first.

In their innings, Bangladesh set a 298-run target for the Caribbeans.

Tigers, thanks to four half-centuries, scored 297 runs by losing 6 wickets in 50 overs at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium.

Tamim Iqbal, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim and Mahmudullah hit fifties in their innings. Of them, Tamim Iqbal, Mushfiqur Rahim and Mahmudullah scored 64 runs each while Shakib Al Hasan 51 runs.

In Chase, Windies managed to score 177 runs for losing all wickets.

Rovman Powell smashed the innings highest 47 runs off 49 balls. Nkrumah Bonner hit 31 runs and Raymon Reifer scored 27 runs.

For Bangladesh, Mohammad Saifuddin bagged 3 wickets. Mustafizur Rahman and Mehidy Hasan shared two wickets each. Taskin Ahmed and Soumya Sarkar got a wicket each.

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