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WATCH: Shakib Al Hasan hits unbelievable six to reach his hundred against New Zealand

WATCH: Shakib Al Hasan hits unbelievable six to reach his hundred against New Zealand

It was one momentous knock from Shakib Al Hasan against New Zealand in their final Group A match at the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 yesterday at Cardiff.

WATCH: Unplayable! Kiwi Adam Milne sends Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim's middle stump flying

WATCH: Unplayable! Kiwi Adam Milne sends Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim's middle stump flying

It's a must-win game for either side to stand a chance to qualify for the semi-finals, given England beat Australia tomorrow.

WATCH: Ball of the tournament! Mustafizur Rahman magical delivery HUMILIATES Adam Milne

WATCH: Ball of the tournament! Mustafizur Rahman magical delivery HUMILIATES Adam Milne

Bangladesh pace sensation Mustafizur Rahman was relatively quiet against New Zealand in their final Group A match of ICC Champions Trophy 2017 at Cardiff on Friday.

WATCH: Kane Williamson's brain-fade moment! Bangla tigers make a feast out of messy Kiwi running

WATCH: Kane Williamson's brain-fade moment! Bangla tigers make a feast out of messy Kiwi running

Winners of today's match stand a chance to qualify for the semi-finals, if group leaders England beat Australia tomorrow.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Bangladesh, New Zealand's hopes on line in their final Group A clash — Preview

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Bangladesh, New Zealand's hopes on line in their final Group A clash — Preview

Both teams have a point apiece in the one-day international tournament after they were each well beaten by England, while their respective matches with Australia ended in rain-induced no results.

Ireland Tri-Series finale: Bangladesh beat New Zealand to boost 2019 World Cup automatic qualification chances

Ireland Tri-Series finale: Bangladesh beat New Zealand to boost 2019 World Cup automatic qualification chances

The win at Clontarf promoted Bangladesh to sixth place, above Sri Lanka in the standings, with just four months to go before the cut-off date of September 30 when the top eight are guaranteed automatic qualification for the finals in England.

WATCH: Mushfiqur Rahman rushed to hospital after being hit on head by Tim Southee's bouncer

WATCH: Mushfiqur Rahman rushed to hospital after being hit on head by Tim Southee's bouncer

With Mushfiqur unable to continue having reached 13, the Bangladesh second innings ended at 160-9 leaving New Zealand a 217-run target to win.

New Zealand vs Bangladesh: Mushfiqur Rahim ruled out of ODI series due to hamstring injury

New Zealand vs Bangladesh: Mushfiqur Rahim ruled out of ODI series due to hamstring injury

Nurul Hasan will take the gloves for his ODI debut on Thursday at Saxton Field in Nelson where Bangladesh hold the record for the highest score of 322-4 against Scotland. 

ICC World T20: New Zealand maintain unbeaten streak; humble Bangladesh by 75 runs

ICC World T20: New Zealand maintain unbeaten streak; humble Bangladesh by 75 runs

New Zealand bowled Bangladesh out for a record low of 70 as they cruised to a 75-run victory at cricket`s World Twenty20 Saturday, maintaining their perfect record at the tournament.

Bowlers day out in World T20: After James Faulkner, Mustafizur Rahman becomes 2nd bowler to take five wickets

Bowlers day out in World T20: After James Faulkner, Mustafizur Rahman becomes 2nd bowler to take five wickets

Yesterday, Australian bowler James Faulkner took five Pakistani wicket to set up a 21 run win in their group match at Mohali.

World Twenty20: New Zealand vs Bangladesh, Match 28, Group 2 - Preview

World Twenty20: New Zealand vs Bangladesh, Match 28, Group 2 - Preview

New Zealand are the only side from Group 2 to qualify for the semis.