Kane Williamson hits ton, New Zealand 280/5 against Bangladesh on Day 1

Kane Williamson was well supported by tall right-hander Peter Fulton (73) as Ross Taylor (28) and skipper Brendon McCullum (21) failed to cash in on good starts.

updated: October 09, 2013 18:17 IST
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Chittagong: Kane Williamson hit a fluent century for New Zealand before Bangladesh hit back in the final session of the opening day's play in the first Test in Chittagong on Wednesday. (Match Scorecard)

Williamson made 114 to enable the Black Caps to reach 280-5 after they won the toss and elected to bat on a newly-laid pitch at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury stadium.

New Zealand were coasting at 244-2 when left-arm spinner Abdur Razzak, recalled to the Test side after two years, grabbed two of the three wickets that fell after tea.

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