NZ 231-4 at lunch vs. Bangladesh

Anderson's maiden 50 helps New Zealand reach 231-4 at lunch on day 3 of 2nd test

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MIRPUR, Bangladesh (AP) -- Corey Anderson scored his maiden half-century to help New Zealand reach 231-4 at lunch Wednesday on the third day of the second cricket test.

Anderson was unbeaten on 75 and Kane Williams was 56 not out, the pair putting on 104 runs for the fifth wicket as New Zealand reduced the first-innings deficit to 51 runs.

Ross Taylor (53) was the only batsman to go before the lunch break after New Zealand resumed at 107-3.

Shakib Al Hasan has been Bangladesh's only successful bowler so far and has figures of 4-65.

Updated : 2021-04-13 19:38 GMT+08:00