Wellington, Oct 14 (ANI): The first Test between New Zealand and Bangladesh has ended in a draw after Bangladesh finished at 173-3 in their chase for a challenging but not impossible 256 off 46 overs, in Chittagong.
According to Stuff.co.nz, captain Brendon McCullum made it interesting with a declaration in search of his first win in his eighth test in charge.
Sohag Gazi shined in the Test match with a century and also a hat trick while bowling.
Shakib Al Hasan blasted away to an unbeaten 50 off 39 balls but the hosts failed to reach the target, the report said.
New Zealand head into their seven-day hiatus before next Monday's second test in Mirpur, still alive in this two-match series, the report added. (ANI)