The poor display of batting of the tigers continued in the second innings as well. Zimbabwe defeated Bangladesh by 151 runs as Bangladesh managed to score 169 runs in reply of 321.
Five batsmen of Bangladesh failed to reach the two-digit marks in the second innings. Imrul Kayes was the highest scorer with 43 runs and Ariful Haque made 38 runs.
Brandon Mavuta took 4 wickets and Sikandar Raza claimed 3 wickets for Zimbabwe. With this win, Zimbabwe advanced to the series by 1-0 lead. The second and final test between these two teams will start on November 11.