BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe

Bangladesh reaches 253-6 vs. Zimbabwe Bangladesh reaches 253-6 vs. Zimbabwe The Associated Press BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe (AP) — Captain Shakib Al Hasan and Mahmudullah scored crucial half-centuries to lead Bangladesh to a competitive 253-6 in the fifth and final one-day international against Zimbabwe in Bulawayo. On a good batting wicket at Queens Sports Club, Shakib top-scored with 79 runs, facing 71 balls in a knock that included five boundaries and a six. The 24-year-old Bangladesh skipper shared a crucial sixth-wicket stand of 107 runs with Mahmudullah, who was unbeaten on 60 from 67 balls. Zimbabwe spinner Ray Price led the home side with figures of 3-51.