Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe Live Score 1st T20 Match 2013 - BAN vs ZIM
BAN vs ZIM 2013 Live Scorecard - Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe 1st T20 Live Score of Bangladesh tour of Zimbabwe 2013 on May 11th, played at Queens Sports Club, Bulawayo.
Touring Bangladesh will take on hosts Zimbabwe in the first of the two-match Twenty20 series at the Queens Sports Club ground in Bulawayo today (Saturday) with fresh memory 2-1 ODI series loss.
As Bangladesh lost the One Day International (ODI) series, skipper Mushfiqur Rahim Wednesday announced his intention to resign after the 7-wicket thrashing in the third match.
Bangladesh won the 1st ODI by 121 runs, but the hosts bounced back with two consecutive wins and grabbed the series.
The visitors performed miserably in the ODI series as the top five batters could not score a fifty in the last three matches. Amid such a situation, Bangladesh will be under pressure to get settled in their first T20 match as aspiration goes up for batsmen like Tamim, Ashraful and Sakib.
The touring bowlers also will be under observation as they failed to continue the rhythm they produced in the 1st ODI to notch 121-run win.
On the other hand, Zimbabwe will take to the field, boosted by a rare series victory against Bangladesh in Bulawayo. The hosts have a poor record in the ground as they won only four out of eleven matches against Bangladesh.
However, the match today (Saturday) may witness a close fight as the T20 cricket is always a barmy game. Besides, expectation will be on the Tigers to bid a fitting farewell to Mushfiqur with a win.