Bangladesh opener batsman Tamim Iqbal created a new history in ODI cricket for his team in the second ODI against Zimbabwe. Tamim became the highest individual scorer in ODI cricket for Bangladesh. The amazing thing is that in this match, he broke his own record and made a new record for his team. With this, he also achieved the distinction of being the first batsman to score the most runs in ODI cricket from Bangladesh. He broke his own record. Before this, Tamim was the only batsman to score the highest individual score in ODI cricket for his team. Tamim scored 158 runs in 136 balls in this match and in this innings he hit 20 fours and 3 sixes. Earlier Tamim's best score in ODIs was 154 runs. Now he has broken his own record and has made a new record. This was the 12th century of Tamim's ODI career.
Tamim Iqbal has become the first batsman from Bangladesh to reach 7000 runs in ODI cricket as well as the highest run-scorer for his team in ODIs. He has scored a total of 7074 runs in 206 ODIs played so far.
The second ODI was a thrilling match. In this match, Bangladesh scored 322 runs for 8 wickets in 50 overs and gave 323 runs to Zimbabwe. Zimbabwe gave a tough fight to the hosts in this match and reached 318 for 8 wickets in 50 overs. Bangladesh won by just four runs in this thrilling match.