Bangladesh vs Windies, 3rd ODI
Windies : 198/9 in 50 overs (Hope 108*, Samuels 19, Paul 12; Miraz 4/29, Masharfe 2/34, Shakib 2/40)
Bangladesh : 202/2 in 38.3 overs (Tamim 81*, Soumya 80, Liton 23; Paul 2/38)
Result : Bangladesh won by 8 wickets.
Player of the Match : Mehidy Hasan Miraz.
Player of the Series : Shai Hope.
Bangladesh beat Windies by 8 wickets in the third ODI and secured the 3-match series at Sylhet International Cricket Stadium, Sylhet. Bangladesh won the series by 2-1.
Batting first Windies were managed to post 198 for 9 in 50 overs as Mehidy Hasan Miraz’s 4-wicket haul restricted the Caribbeans from scoring big. Shai Hope continued his great run of from and scored another unbeaten century knock of 108. Miraz scalped 4 wickets for 29. Mashrafe Bin Mortaza and Shakib Al Hasan shared two wickets each.
Chasing 199, Tamim Iqbal and Soumya Liton Kumar Das gave the Tigers a solid start with a 45-run opening stand. Liton departed on 23. Then it was all about Tamim and Soumya Sarkar who dominated the Windies bowlers and both ensured a easy victory.
Soumya was dismissed after scoring an stroke-full 80 off 81 including 5 fours and 5 sixes. Tamim and Mushfiqur Rahim finished the game as they remained unbeaten ion 81 and 16 respectively. Paul picked up 2 wickets for 38.
Mehidy Hasan Miraz was named the player of the match while Shai Hope was named the player of the series for his outstanding heroics throughout the series.
Now the both team will play a 3-match T20I series starting from December 17 at the same vanue.