Bangladesh stooped New Zealand at 145/8 after 20 overs © AFP
Bangladesh restricted New Zealand at 145/8 after 20 overs © AFP

Mustafizur Rahman became only the second  Bangladeshi bowler to take 5 wickets in a T20 International game. Mustafizur finished his spell with figures of 5 for 22 from his 4 overs. His bowling was very impressive, as he took the key wickets of Henry Nichols early on. He also removed New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson who was looking good on 42. He then went on to remove Grant Elliott in his third and teams 18th over, before taking 2 wickets in 2 deliveries in the final over. The only other Bangladesh bowler to take a 5 for before Mustafizur was Elias Sunny, who took 5 for 13 against Ireland at Belfast in 2012. FULL SCORECARD: New Zealand vs Bangladesh, 28th T20 Match, Super 10 Group 2

New Zealand got off to a decent start with Kane Williamson and Henry Nichols starting of decently, scoring 23 after 3 overs. Nichols was then dismissed by Mustafizur Rahman for 7. Scoring was then slowed down as Colin Munro came and took time to get going. On the other end, Willimason was looking solid and classy, before another brilliant slower one by Mustafizur got him. Williamson was out for 42 of 32. Ross Taylor then came to the middle, and both Taylor and Munro took their time in the middle. READ: NZ 145/8 | Overs 20 | Live Cricket Score Bangladesh vs New Zealand, T20 World Cup 2016, 28th Match at Kolkata: Mustafizur takes 5-wicket-haul

Earlier, New Zealand won the toss and elected to bat first. They made 2 changes for the day, with Nichols coming in for Martin Guptill and Nathan McCullum coming in for Adam Milne. Bangladesh were unchanged for the game. The Kiwis had already qualified for the semi’s, with Bangladesh already out of the tournament after losing all their 3 previous games. New Zealand won their last game against Pakistan, whereas Bangladesh lost their last game by 1 run against India, in shocking circumstances.