CHITTAGONG: Craig Keiswetter smashed his maiden one-day century in just his third match before Tim Bresnan claimed four for 28 to guide England to a 45-run win in the third and final ODI against Bangladesh on Friday at Chittagong Zohur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium.
The win completed England's 3-0 sweep of the series.
Bangladesh, looking for its first win against England, scored 239 for nine in 50 overs, chasing England's total of 284 for five.
Keiswetter laid the foundation for England's victory striking 107 in his 124-ball knock, with three sixes and nine fours.
Later, Bresnan tore through the Bangladesh batting line-up picking up four for 28 in nine overs. Bangladesh is yet to beat England in any form of the game. — AP
England: A. Cook c Rahim b Shakib 32, C. Keiswetter b Razzak 107, K. Pietersen lbw b Razzak 22, P. Collingwood c Razzak b Shuvo 36, E. Morgan c Iqbal b Shafiul 36, L. Wright (not out) 32, T. Bresnan (not out) 6; Extras (lb-3, w-10): 13. Total (for five wkts. in 50 overs): 284.
Fall of wickets: 1-59, 2-96, 3-170, 4-237, 5-257.
Bangladesh bowling: Shafiul 5-0-35-1, Rubel 6-0-62-0, Razzak 10-0-40-2, Shakib 10-0-45-1, Naeem 7-0-36-0, Shuvo 10-1-45-1, Mahmudullah 2-0-18-0.
Bangladesh: T. Iqbal c Bresnan b Shahzad 0, I. Kayes c Prior b Bresnan 17, A. Ahmed (run out) 46, M. Rahim c Bresnan b Swann 40, Shakib lbw b Pietersen 38, M. Mahmudullah c Cook b Bresnan 33, Naeem Islam c Wright b Swann 18, S. Shuvo c Shahzad b Bresnan 11, A. Razzak (not out) 17, Shafiul Islam c Prior b Bresnan 0, Rubel (not out) 2; Extras (lb-3, w-14): 17. Total (for nine wkts. in 50 overs): 239.
Fall of wickets: 1-0, 2-40, 3-96, 4-125, 5-162, 6-204, 7-211, 8-228, 9-228.
England bowling: Shahzad 9-0-55-1, Bresnan 9-1-28-4, Wright 2-0-16-0, Plunkett 2-0-12-0, Collingwood 10-0-51-0, Swann 10-0-38-2, Pietersen 8-0-36-1 .