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Thursday, 25 May 2017 - 13:00
Mushfiqur, Mahmudullah Help Bangladesh Register First Away Win Against New Zealand
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Bangladesh took a huge step towards qualifying for the 2019 World Cup with a five-wicket victory over New Zealand in the tri-series finale yesterday.

The win at Clontarf promoted Bangladesh to sixth place, above Sri Lanka in the standings, with just four months to go before the cut-off date of September 30th when the top eight are guaranteed automatic qualification for the finals in England.

An unbroken stand of 72 between Mushfiqur Rahim and Mahmudullah saw the Bangladeshis to their victory target of 271 with 10 balls to spare.

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