There was a risk of cancer, now hit a stormy century, won by hitting 14 fours and sixes

Zimbabwe won by 5 wickets in the first ODI against Bangladesh, Sikandar Raza scored an unbeaten century, Innocent Kaya also scored a century

Sikandar Raza scored a century to give victory to Zimbabwe

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There was a challenge of 304 runs, 2 wickets fell for just 6 runs, but despite this Zimbabwe defeated Bangladesh by 5 wickets. Sikandar Raza, who scored an unbeaten century, was the hero of this tremendous victory of Zimbabwe in the first ODI match played in Harare. Apart from him, Innocent Kaya also scored a tremendous century and the century partnership of both forced Bangladesh to kneel. After all, how Sikandar Raza won Zimbabwe, how a young batsman Innocent defeated Bangladesh. Know the full story.

Big win for Zimbabwe

Batting first in Harare, Bangladesh scored 303 runs in 50 overs. His only two wickets fell and all the four top order batsmen scored half-centuries. Captain Tamim Iqbal scored 62 runs. Litton Das scored 81 runs, Enamul Haque scored 73 and Mushfiqur Rahim scored 52 runs. The result stood like a mountain target in front of Zimbabwe.

Zimbabwe captain Chakabwa was dismissed for 2 and Musakanda scored 4. Wesley Medvere also got out for 19 runs. The team was in trouble and on such an occasion, Sikandar Raza became the troubleshooter, who together with Innocent Kaya took the first innings and then thrashed the Bangladesh bowlers. Innocent completed his fifty in 66 balls. Sikandar Raza completed his half-century in 57 balls. A century partnership was made between the two in 112 balls. Both these players did not stop and both added 150 runs in 143 balls. Innocent scored a brilliant century, he achieved this position in 115 balls. On the other hand, Sikandar Raza completed his century in just 81 balls with the help of 4 sixes and 8 fours.

Sikandar Raza was blown away

Mosaddek Hossain dismissed Innocent for 110 as Zimbabwe’s score crossed 250. But Raza remained at the crease. He made a good partnership with Luke Jongwe and gave the team victory. Raza returned to the pavilion only after giving victory to the team. Let us tell you that Sikandar Raza has recently returned after recovering from a major infection. This player had an infection in the bone marrow last year. Sikander was in danger of getting cancer but luckily it did not happen and now this player is winning matches for his team.