• search

Bangladesh hit highest one-day total of 301-7

Written by: Staff

BOGRA, Bangladesh, Mar 17 (Reuters) Bangladesh chalked up their highest total in one-day internationals, hitting 301 for seven in a 131-run victory over Kenya today.

The home team's decision to bat first in the opening game of the four-match series was vindicated when Shahriar Nafees scored 91, Aftab Ahmed 62 and Mashrafe Mortaza raced to 44 not out off only 16 balls.

Bangladesh also posted their best win, in terms of runs, when Kenya were all out for 170 in 48.1 overs. Sayed Rasel took three wickets for 31.

Bangladesh's previous highest was 272 for eight in 50 overs against Zimbabwe in Harare in 2001.

Their previous highest margin, 62 runs, was against Pakistan in 1999.


For Daily Alerts

For Breaking News from Oneindia
Get instant news updates throughout the day.

Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more