With the series tied 1-1, each of the team would like to win this decider to be crowned the winners © AFP (File Photo)
With the series tied 1-1, each of the team would like to win this decider to be crowned the winners © AFP (File Photo)

Hosts Bangladesh take on African giants, South Africa in the third and final ODI at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong on Tuesday. With the series tied 1-1, each of the team would like to win this decider to be crowned the winners of the series. LIVE SCORECARD: Bangladesh vs South Africa, 3rd ODI at Chittagong

Before the start of the ODIs, it was expected that the hosts will put up a tough challenge for the South Africans and they lived up to their expectations. After being beaten convincingly in the first game, Bangladesh bounced back and thrashed the South African by seven wickets in the next one. LIVE UPDATES: Bangladesh vs South Africa, 3rd ODI at Chittagong

The elegance and class of Soumya Sarkar and Mahmudullah saw Bangladesh through in the last game. The hosts will again depend on them to produce the goods. Also the other senior batsmen like Tamim Iqbal, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim need to contribute in this important game.