Neville Madziva hit 18 runs within the final over as Zimbabwe pulled off a nail-biting three-wicket victory towards Bangladesh within the second Twenty20 worldwide to degree a two-match collection 1-1 in Dhaka on Sunday.
Madziva first starred together with his tempo bowling after which made probably the most of a reprieve to attain an unbeaten 28 runs to steer Zimbabwe to 136-7 in 19.5 overs, after the guests restricted Bangladesh to one hundred thirty five-9 on the Sher-e-Bangla Nationwide Stadium.
Bangladesh, who gained the previous one-day collection three-zero, virtually sealed off one other clear-sweep when Nasir Hossain dismissed Malcolm Waller within the first ball of the final over. However Madziva hit the off-spinner for six, two, 4 and 6 off the subsequent 4 balls to stun the house crowd.
Madziva was caught behind for 10 within the earlier over off Mustafizur Rahman, however the correct-hander was referred to as again after TV replay confirmed Rahman had overstepped.Waller made forty off 27 balls with two fours and three sixes and shared fifty five runs within the sixth wicket stand with Luke Jongwe (34) as Zimbabwe recovered from a wobbly 5-39 to win the sport.The victory ended Zimbabwe’s thirteen-match dropping streak towards Bangladesh in all codecs of the sport.
Anamul Haque earlier made forty seven off fifty one balls to carry the Bangladesh innings collectively amid a free-fall of wickets on the different finish.Pacer Tinashe Panyangara claimed three-30 for Zimbabwe whereas leg-spinner Graeme Cremer and Madziva claimed two wickets every freely giving 21 and 25 runs respectively.
The hosts began confidently as Tamim Iqbal and Imrul Kayes placed on 34 runs within the opening stand after skipper Mashrafe Mortaza elected to bat first.Tamim miscued a pull shot off Madziva to provide a catch to Sean Williams at lengthy on for 21 and Kayes fell within the subsequent over to Tendai Chisoro for 10.
Zimbabwe then made common breakthroughs to maintain the house aspect in verify.Anamul was run out within the last over as Bangladesh settled for his or her lowest complete towards Zimbabwe in 5 Twenty20 internationals.