Tamim Iqbal has become the highest run scorer in the series © Getty Images
Tamim Iqbal has become the highest run scorer in the series © Getty Images

After scoring two back to back hundreds in the first two games of the series, Tamim Iqbal went past fifty-run mark yet again the the third One-Day International (ODI) at Dhaka. His fellow opener, Soumya Sarkar also scored his half century. Iqbal got out for 64 in the bowling of Junaid Khan in the 26th over. After the end of 26 overs Bangladesh are 145 for one. Sarkar is on 71, Mahmudullah has joined him in the crease. Live Updates: Bangladesh vs Pakistan 3rd ODI

Earlier Pakistan  scored 250 in their innings after skipper Azhar won an important toss and elected to bat first. With a rain forecast later in the day, the decision was highly questionable. Pakistan made three changes to the team that lost the last game. Rahat Ali, Sarfraz Ahmed and a out of sorts Saeed Ajmal are not playing. Umar Gul, Zulfiqar Babar and young Aslam replaced them. Bangladesh decided to field an unchanged side. Live Scorecard Bangladesh vs Pakistan 3rd ODI

Azhar scored a fighting hundred and along with Haris Sohail put Pakistan on strong position after the 39th over. But they lost their way after fall of Azhar’s wicket and lost eight for 43. If Bangladesh manage to chase down the target, they will take the series 3-0, which will be a historic achievement for the Bangla boys.