3 Since 2012, the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong hosted only its third one-day Internationals while Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium hosted 35 ODIs in corresponding period. The port-city venue hosted a total of 18 ODIs so far and the hosts Bangladesh were involved in all of them. 7 This was for the seventh consecutive times South African captain Hashim Amla dismissed without scoring a fifty plus innings in his career. Hailed as one of the most consistent batsmen of the South African side, Amla was struggling since he made 159 off 168 balls against Ireland in the World Cup.
10 Sakib became the top wicket-taker against South Africa for Bangladesh in ODIs when he finished with 3-33 during the third one-day international in Chittagong on Wednesday. The left-arm spinner has now 10 wickets against South Africa bettering the record of fellow left-arm spinner Abdur Razzak, who has eight wickets.
150 When Tamim Iqbal took the field against South Africa in his home ground on Wednesday he became the sixth Bangladeshi to play 150 ODIs. Mohammd Ashraful, Sakib Al Hasan, Mashrafee bin Muratza, Mushfiqur Rahim, Abdur Razzak are the only players to reach the milestone before Tamim.
200 Both Sakib and Mashrafee reached the milestone of 200 wickets in the ODIs in the same match. With his 3-33 Sakib has now 201 wickets from 156 matches, just six short of leading wicket-taker Abdur Razzak , who has 207 wickets. Mashreafee later joined the club with 1-29.
-With New Age input