England seal series whitewash over Bangladesh

Published: Wednesday, March 24, 2010, 17:19 [IST]
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Eng seal series whitewash over Bangla

Mirpur: Captain Alastair Cook guided England to a 2-0 series win over Bangladesh with a controlled century in their nine-wicket victory in the second Test.

Cook made 109 and Pietersen 74 in an unbroken stand of 167 as England won by nine wickets, reaching their target of 209 with exactly 10 overs remaining.

England vs Bangladesh, 2nd Test - Scorecard

James Tredwell took the plaudits with the ball, finishing with four for 82 as the Tigers made 285 all out.

Shakib Al Hasan was last out for 96 soon after lunch, Bangladesh doing well to convert an overnight 172-6 into 285.

Shakib Al Hasan was adjudged as Man of the Match.

Breif Score:

Bangladesh, 1st Innings 419 / 10 in 117.1 Overs
England, 1st Innings, 496 / 10 in 173.3 Overs
Bangladesh, 2nd Innings, 285 / 10 in 102 Overs
England, 2nd Innings, 209 / 1 in 44 Overs  - England won by 9 wickets


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