Mirpur: Bangladesh beat South Africa by seven wickets in the second one-day international to square the three-match series 1-1 at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur yesterday.
Mustafizur Rahman celebrates a South Africa wicket. Pic/AFP
Asked to bowl first, Bangladesh dismissed South Africa cheaply for 162 runs in 46 overs. Nasir Hossain and Mustafizur Rahman claimed three wickets each.
Nasir finished with a career best 3-26 while Mustafizur grabbed 3-38 as South Africa were bowled out to their lowest score against Bangladesh on a slow pitch at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium.
South Africa 162 in 46 overs (F Plessis 41; M Rahman 3-38, N Hossain 3-26) lost to Bangladesh 167-3 in 27.4 overs (S Sarkar 88*, Mahmudullah 50) by 7 wickets