Historic ODI series win in South Africa
Bangladesh vs South Africa
Toss: South Africa won the toss and opted to bat first
South Africa: 154 in 37 overs (Janneman Malan 39, KeshavMaharaj 28, Dwaine Pretorius 20; Taskin 5/35, Shakib 2/24, Mehidy 1/27)
Bangladesh: 156/1 in 26.3 overs (Tamim Iqbal 87, Litton Das 48, Shakib Al Hasan 18; Keshav 1/36)
Result: Bangladesh won by 9 wickets
Series: 2-1 victory for Bangladesh
Player of the match: Taskin Ahmed
Player of the series: Taskin Ahmed
In the 3rd ODI match against South Africa, Bangladesh was able to stun the hosts with excellent performance. This is the first time that the Bangladesh team was able to beat them in the ODI format.
Taskin’s magnificent 5-wicket haul destroyed the South African batting line-up, limiting them to a total of 154. This display of skill led him to become the player of the match and the series. The victory was sealed with the help of 87 runs by Tamim Iqbal, the captain of the Bangladesh team.