Host New Zealand will be looking to continue their excellent form at home when they take on Bangladesh in the three-match ODI series.
Kane Williamson has been rested for the ODI series, wicket-keeper Tom Latham will lead New Zealand for the three-match one-day series. Mark Chapman, Daryl Mitchell, Devon Conway and Kyle Jamieson have been retained after doing well for New Zealand this home summer.
On the other hand, Bangladesh have named Nasum Ahmed, Hasan Mahmud, Mahedi Hasan and Shoriful Islam in the ODI squad for the three-match series. Former Captain and All-rounder Shakib Al Hasan will miss the tour of New Zealand due to paternity leave.
Here are some of the most important statistics and numbers related to New Zealand vs Bangladesh 2021 ODI series.
9 victories for New Zealand out of last 11 ODI matches played against Bangladesh. Tom Latham and co. will be looking to dominate the proceedings against Bangladesh.
157 runs needed by New Zealand opener Martin Guptill to complete 7,000 runs in limited-overs cricket. Currently, Guptill has scored 6843 runs in 183 matches at an average of 42.50 with 16 centuries and 37 half-centuries.
304 runs needed by New Zealand wicket-keeper Tom Latham to complete 3,000 runs in one-day internationals. He has accumulated 2696 runs in 99 matches at an average of 32.87 with four centuries and sixteen half-centuries.
265 runs needed by Bangladesh batsman Soumya Sarkar to complete 2,000 runs in limited-overs cricket. He has accumulated 1735 runs in 58 matches at an average of 33.36 with two centuries and eleven half-centuries.
10 wickets needed by New Zealand spearhead Tim Southee to complete 200 wickets in one-day internationals. He has taken 190 wickets in 143 matches at an average of 34.51.
7 wickets required by New Zealand Leg-spinner Ish Sodhi to complete 50 wickets in one-day internationals. Currently, Sodhi has claimed 43 wickets in 33 matches at an average of 35.06.
8 wickets needed by New Zealand pacer Matt Henry to complete 100 wickets in one-day internationals Matt Henry has picked up 92 wickets in 52 matches at an average of 26.48 with seven four-wicket hauls.
3 wickets required by Bangladesh off-spinner Mehidy Hasan Miraaz to complete 50 wickets in one-day internationals. Currently, Mehidy Hasan has claimed 47 wickets in 44 matches at an average of 36.10.