Bangladesh take 2-0 lead

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New Zealand Tour of Bangladesh 2021

Second T20I

Venue : Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium.

Toss : Bangladesh won the toss and opted to bat first.

Bangladesh : 142/6 in 20 overs (Naim Sheikh 39, Mahmudullah 37*, Liton 33; Ravindra 3/22, Ajaz 1/20, Cole 1/24)

New Zealand : 137/5 in 20 overs (Latham 65*, Young 22, McConchie 15*; Mahedi 2/12, Shakib 2/29, Nasum 1/17)

Result : Bangladesh won by 4 runs.

Player of the Match : Mahmudullah.

New Zealand gave some late scare but bowlers kept their nerve as Bangladesh won a thriller by 4 runs in the second T20I. Following the victory, Tigers lead the series 2-0. Third match of the series will be held on September 5 at the same venue.