- After losing 16 of their first 17 One Day Internationals against New Zealand, Bangladesh have won all of the last seven completed meetings.
- Two of Bangladesh’s three highest ICC Cricket World Cup scores came against England (Mahmudullah’s 103 and Mushfiqur Rahim’s 89).
- Against Afghanistan Daniel Vettori (33) jumped ahead of Shane Bond, Tim Southee and Chris Harris into second place on the list of leading World Cup wicket-takers for New Zealand. He needs four more wickets to pass Jacob Oram (36) at the top of the list.
- Four wickets would also see Vettori pass Kyle Mills as the leading wicket-taker in ODIs between these teams.
- Three of New Zealand’s seven best bowling figures in World Cups have come in this tournament.
|ODI head-to head record||New Zealand||Bangladesh|
|World Cup head-to head record||New Zealand||Bangladesh|
World Cup records