Bangladesh now took 2-0 lead against New Zealand in the five-match series at the Sher-e Bangla Stadium. It defeated New Zealand by 4 runs in the second T20 International.
Bangladesh scored 141/6 in the allotted 20 overs. Mohammad Naim, Liton Das and Mahmudullah Riyad scored 39, 33 and 37 respectively.
New Zealand Player Rachin Ravindra, who was playing only his second T20 International, took three wickets for 22 runs in his four overs with his left-arm spin.
Kiwis were restricted to 137/5. Captain Tom Latham top-scored with 65 off 49 balls.
Bangladesh Spinners Mehedy Hasan & Shakib Al Hasan took 2 wickets each and Nasum Ahmed got one wicket only.
Bangladesh 141/6 in 20 overs ( not out, Rachin Ravindra 3/22) beat New Zealand 137/5 in 20 overs (Tom Latham 65 not out, Mehedy Hasan 2/12, Shakib Al Hasan 2/29)