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Zimbabwe is all set to take on Bangladesh in the 3rd and the final One-Day International (ODI) series at Mirpur today. With Bangladesh already leading the 3-match series 2 games to 0, it will be a rather dead rubber affair from them. Zimbabwe on the other hand will want to win a game on Bangladeshi soil; they have nothing to lose but play for pride. Bangladesh and Zimbabwe will also play a 2 match Twenty20 series after the the completion of the ODI series.Bangladesh team with be without their talisman player Shakib Al Hassan who is in U.S for the birth of his daughter, Zimbabwe will look to take of advantage of this as he was the chief destroyer in the first match picking up 5 wickets. LIVE SCORECARD: Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe , 3rd ODI at Mirpur

In the first match Mushfiqur Rahim hit his 3rd ODI hundred as Bangladesh won the match by a massive margin of 145 runs. In the second match Zimbabwe chasing a total of 241 crumbled and were all out for 183 runs. Mustafizur Rahman took the most wickets in the match with three; Imrul Kayes scored a match winning 76 runs out the 241 was also chosen the man of the match. The only batsman to go close to 50 runs for Zimbabwe was Elton Chigumbura. The Zimbabwe skipper scored 47 and remained at the crease till the end but failed to see his country home. LIVE CRICKET UPDATE: BANGLADESH vs ZIMBABWE, 3rd ODI at Mirpur

With this series win Bangladesh has now won home series against Pakistan, South Africa and India marking of a remarkable year for them. Bangladesh will now look to carry this confidence into the T20 series.