The Bangladesh team was dangerously close to the shooting site were 49 people were killed.
New Zealand Cricket confirmed the news of the cancellation of the game on Twitter while stating the players and the staff members are safe.
Taylor, Nicholls and Mahmudullah move up in rankings after Wellington Test.
Two-down and bleeding, Bangladesh has one final opportunity to stop Martin Guptill and in the process, New Zealand.
Bangladesh will play three ODIs and three Test matches in New Zealand between February 13 and March 20.
Perhaps Sabbir's performance in New Zealand had convinced the team-management to bat for his inclusion in the squad.
Bangladesh and New Zealand are in similar situations and will have to win this game to stand a chance to qualify ahead.
Bangladeshi top order saw the team script history as they beat New Zealand by 5 wickets.
Bangladesh wicketkeeper-batsman and captain Mushfiqur Rahim has been dealt with yet another injury blow during the ongoing tour of New Zealand with a new thumb injury in addition to the hamstring issues he had during the course of the ODI series. While the injury will certainly be a blow, it would seem quite clear that […]
Mominul Haque was the star of the show on a rain-hit first day’s play in the Basin reserve in Wellington. Following what was a terrible outing for the Bangladeshis in the limited-overs’ series, have seemingly pulled things back on the first day at least with some impressive batting displays. Imrul Kayes was perhaps the lone […]