Burl`s 54 help Zimbabwe to post 156-run...

Burl`s 54 help Zimbabwe to post 156-run

 Sports Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 06:51 PM, 2 August 2022  

Burl`s 54 help Zimbabwe to post 156-run 

Burl`s 54 help Zimbabwe to post 156-run 

Ryan Burl's 28-ball 54 guided the host Zimbabwe to post a competitive total in the series-deciding third and final T20I against Bangladesh at Harare Sports Club today.

After winning the toss Zimbabwe skipper CR Ervine chose to bat first and post 156/8.  CR Ervine (24) and Regis Chakabva gave good start to the host adding 29 runs in the first three overs before the latter got out for 10-ball 17. 

Mahedi Hasan took the wicket of Wessly Madhevere and Sikandar Raza in the successive ball in the sixth over to dent the host. They reduced to 6/67 when Milton Shumba got dismissed for 4 to Mustafizur Rahman. 

Ryan Burl and Luke Jongwe's counterattack back Zimbabwe to the match. This pair added 79 runs for the 7the wickets stand before the latter got out scoring 20-ball 35, his innings adorned with four fours and two sixes. 

Ryan Burl got out in the last ball of the 19th over after taking Zimbabwe to a good position. He scored 54 off 28, his innings adorned with 6 sixes and 2 fours.

For Bangladesh, Mahedi Hasan and Hasan Mahmud took 2 wickets each.

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