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New Zealand 318/6 (50 ov)
Bangladesh 154/10 (42.4 ov)
New Zealand won by 164 runs.
Player of the match: Devon Conway
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We hope you've enjoyed this One Day Series that has concluded today with New Zealand winning 3-0, as we move onto the shortest format of International Cricket with the same two teams battling it out in three games. Join us then to find out whether New Zealand continue their dominance or whether Bangladesh cause an upset after a humiliating defeat. That's all from us for now, we hope you've enjoyed our coverage and will join us again soon! Along with Pratyush Rohra, I have been Ankit Sharma, bidding farewell! 
New Zealand continue their dominance at home, showing their top class batting and bowling abilities, getting new players into the mix to give them International experience under the able leadership of Kane Williamson who is a remarkable captain and an even better batsman. But even in his absence in this series New Zealand did show the world they have what it takes to win games without their talisman. New Zealand are on a roll here, and will be eyeing for another white wash in the T20I's set to begin in a couple of days time. 
Bangladesh were not up to the task, no surprises there, although they should have done much better with the bat than they did in all the three games, to make it an even contest and not just make it seem like a cake walk for the hosts. There were glimpses of Bangladesh performing but no one was able to capitalize on it. The first game was a shocker for Bangladesh, being bowled out early and having no chance to win. The second though, was a much better performance showing some determination with the bat in the middle, but then again the third game today was a complete and utter failure for the visitors. Yes they are not the same quality of New Zealand maybe, but they are known to cause upsets and this could have been a chance for them with a well settled batting unit, a charged up bowling unit too, going to New Zealand aiming to win their first ever ODI. Nonetheless, after a pretty one sided series, Bangladesh will be aiming to come up stronger and better in the T20I's. 
After that, what was left was Mahmudullah fighting out a lone battle, supported rather impressively by Taskin Ahmed and Rubel Hossain who were stubborn at the crease, had some luck favouring them as well, and did enough to frustrate the New Zealand pace attack. Henry came in to finish off his spell by picking up Taskin's wicket but Boult went wicketless today irrespective of all the good lines he bowled. Santner too came into the mix of things, but with the pitch hardly offering any turn, his services today were not really required. Mahmudullah meanwhile had begun his aggressive approach, smashing the ball into the gaps and over the fence to pick up quick runs, also remaining not out at the end of the innings. Jimmy Neesham was tossed the ball for one final spell, and it took him just four balls to clean up Rubel Hossain and Mustafizur Rahman to take his team over the much awaited finish line. 
New Zealand got the chance to bat first today after winning the toss, they fancied their chances with the bat, but were put under pressure after the first 10 overs, having lost 3 wickets for a mere 57 on the board. But then the new boys Conway and Mitchel joined hands and played out a game to remember, both notching up their respective maiden centuries, helping their team soar to a very comfortable score of 318 at the end of their innings. Both of them played smart cricket, picking the right areas to play their shots and making sure the run flow continue. With the ball, New Zealand had a terrific start, thanks to Matt Henry who picked up quick wickets up front, getting rid of the top three batsmen, inside the powerplay to push Bangladesh into a hole with not a lot of runs to show as well. After that just when a partnership was in the making, Jamieson struck to keep things in control, and soon after that when Jimmy Neesham came in for his second spell, he managed to pick up three quick wickets in a span of 10 balls to walk over the middle order and destroy any sort of hopes Bangladesh had to win this game. 
Tamim Iqbal (losing captain): Disappointment is how I sum this up, we started off well with the ball, but we got lost in the partnership in middle. All credit to New Zealand for outplaying us throughout the series, but a lot to learn from the series. When you're coming into this part of the world 300 is chase-able but the way we played was not good enough especially with the bat, we had our moments to step up and put pressure on the bowlers but we could not capitalize on it and we've turned out on the losing side. Quarantine is not an excuse for us to not perform and we just were not up to the task

Tom Latham (winning captain):
It's been an outstanding game, with Devon and Mitchell playing a gem of an innings. We were under pressure at the top, but both these guys came out and did a fantastic job with the bat to dig us out of the rut. Our bowlers bowled really well on this pitch, using it to their advantage and getting the desired result winning all three games. It's a good sign seeing players coming from domestic cricket and immediately making an impact in International Cricket, goes to show the quality of players in the country. Great to play here, it's always a good place to play and really happy to have had the chance top play here. 
Player of the Series & Match: Devon Conway: Feels good, pretty happy with how things went today, It's great to top it of with a 3-0 victory as well so pretty happy. For me it's to keep it simple, keep playing to my strengths and score runs. Credits to Daryl for coming out and playing his natural game under pressure and racking up the runs. It was a pretty tricky pitch at the start, and Tashkin bowled really well to put us under pressure but after spending some time in the middle it got a bit easier and got comfortable to bat on. It was a great opportunity to get to play all the matches, and it was a good combination, with a lot of experience. There is always going to pressure to live up to the team's standard, but I really like to keep it simple and focus on scoring runs. Playing in South Africa has really helped me a lot definitely, it's given me the exposure and time playing in the middle I wanted coming into the series.
New Zealand win the third ODI as expected by any one, but Bangladesh did frustrate the hosts especially with their 9th wicket partnership, as Mahmudullah was knocking the ball around consistently to pick up some useful runs, but at the end their efforts just were not good enough to match with the Kiwi's who have outclassed Bangladesh in all departments throughout the three ODI's. 
Jimmy Neesham wraps it up, picks up a fifer as well, to get rid of Rubel Hossain and Mustafizur Rahman in the same over to clinch the victory and sweep the series 3-0. They've been patient and frustrated at the back end of the innings but have managed to get Bangladesh all out to win by 164 runs. 
42.4 James Neesham to Mustafizur Rahman, HUGE APPEAL! THE FINGER GOES UP FROM THE UMPIRE! No doubt about that one really. Bangladesh with a hopeful review. Full delivery from around the wicket, shaping into the batsman who comes a long way across to try and flick it. Get's no bat though as the ball crashes into his pads, on the full. Anyway, hawkeye shows it's clipping leg-stump. The decisions stands on umpire's call. That'll be curtains for Bangladesh! Whitewash complete for the Black Caps!

New Zealand win by 164 runs.
42.3 James Neesham to Mustafizur Rahman, yorker! Full on the stumps, Rahman gets his bat down just in time to squeeze it towards mid-wicket.
42.2 James Neesham to Mustafizur Rahman, OH! Full delivery angling away from the left-hander, who goes for a loose half-hearted drive and gets beat on the outside edge
Mustafizur Rahman, left hand bat, comes to the crease.
42.1 James Neesham to Rubel Hossain, EDGED! GONE! Good length delivery on top of off-stump, Hossain has a go at the drive on the up. Only manages an outside edge that's pouched comfortably by Latham, Neesham gets his fourth as well!
Another big over for Mahmudullah and Bangladesh as he racks up another maximum and a boundary in the over to pick up 12 from the over. The Kiwi's getting frustrated now with this partnership, that is really started to bother them. They did the major chunk of work earlier on, but have failed to pick the tail enders here. 
Over: 42 | Summary: 1 0 1 4 6 0 Bowler: Kyle Jamieson Score: 154/8
41.6 Kyle Jamieson to Mahmudullah, banged in short into Mahmudullah, nothing he can do about that one
41.5 Kyle Jamieson to Mahmudullah, SIX! STREAKY! Banged in short into Mahmudullah, who throws his bat at it and the top-edge flies over the keeper's head and goes all the way for six! Fortune favours the brave!
41.4 Kyle Jamieson to Mahmudullah, FOUR! Short of a length delivery angling in, Mahmudullah takes it on and pulls it beautifully in the gap between mid-on and mid-wicket, to the fence
41.3 Kyle Jamieson to Rubel Hossain, EDGED! SAFE! Back of a length delivery angling into Hossain, who gives himself room and throws his bat it it. Gets a top edge that flies shrot of deep third man, for a single
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