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Bangladesh post 330/6

 Sports Desk

 Published: 07:35 PM, 2 June 2019   Updated: 07:45 PM, 2 June 2019

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Bangladesh posts their highest score 330/6 in a 50-over World Cup and their highest score against South Africa in ODIs after being sent into bat. It was set up by Soumya at the top with a blistering 42. Then Shakib and Mushfiqur put together an outstanding 142-run stand before Mahmudullah and Mosaddek finished the job.

After winning the toss South Africa asked Bangladesh to bat first.

Openers, Tamim Iqbal and Soumya Sarkar added 60 runs in 8.2 overs.

But right after a good start, the Tigers lost Tamim for 16 off 29 with two fours. While losing Tamim, Bangladesh were at 60 in 8.2 overs.

Bangladesh lost the first wicket when Faf du Plessis called first change of bowler Andile Phehlukwayo. In his second delivery of the match, he removed Tamim Iqbal off a deadly bouncer.

Tamim tried to move the bat away but at the end, he managed an outside edge. Quinton de Kock took an easy catch behind the wicket.

Tigers lost Soumya Sarkar to 75/2. Before went out to Morris' short ball Soumya scored 42 off 30.

Bangladesh have crossed the 150-run milestone in 24 overs losing 2 wickets. Shakib reach his 43r fifty in 54 balls with 6 fours. Musfiqur Rahim also made 50 off 52 balls. 

Shakib Al Hasan attempts to sweep an Imran Tahir delivery but misses it and the ball crashes his middle and leg stump. A 142-run third-wicket partnership between Mushfiqur and Shakib comes to an end and Bangladesh lost their 3rd wicket to 217. Before went out Shakib made 75 off 84.

Tahir's sprinting off again, which means he's collected another scalp. Mithun (21 off 21) is the man to depart, playing on to his stumps as he went to swipe the top-spinner and Bangladesh lost their 4th wickets to 242 in 39.4 overs.

Musfiqur Rahim also went out in a quick succession. Before went out to Phehlukwayo scored highest for the side 78 off 80. 

After losing Mushfiqur Rahim Mahmudullah and Mossaddek Hossain help Bangladesh to post 330/6 in 50 overs. Mossaddek went out scoring 26 off 20 to Morris But Mahmudullah remained not out 46 off 33 with 3 fours and a six.

For South Africa AL Phehlukwayo, CH Morris and Imran Tahir took 2 wickets each.
Earlier, South Africa won the toss and sent the Tigers to bat first in the overcast condition.