Conway blasted 126 from 110 balls and Mitchell completed on 100 not out after New Zealand gained the toss and elected to bat, making 318 for six.
Bangladesh have been by no means within the hunt for the 319 goal, all out for 154 after 42.four overs, with Mahmudullah’s unbeaten 76 the one spotlight as eight batsmen failed to achieve double figures.
Jimmy Neesham and Matt Henry did the harm for New Zealand with the ball, taking 5 for 27 and 4 for 27 respectively.
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Paceman Rubel Hossain was the choose of the Bangladesh bowlers, with three for 70, however the vacationers’ assault struggled on a inexperienced Basin Reserve wicket.
“We have been simply not ok,” Bangladesh skipper Tamim Iqbal mentioned.
“Little question the Black Caps performed unbelievably effectively however we did not carry out. Generally the small issues can harm you, the (dropped) catches and the run-out probabilities.”
Conway capitalised on the vacationers’ woes and his century was simply reward for the South Africa-born batsman, who has been in excellent kind since he was first chosen for the Blacks Caps late final 12 months.
His performances embody 72 within the second Bangladesh ODI and an unbeaten 99 when he was left stranded in a Twenty20 match towards Australia final month.
Mitchell seemed like he would endure the same destiny in Wellington earlier than scrambling residence to deliver up his century on the final ball of the innings as wicketkeeper Mushfiqur Rahim tried to stump him.
“I used to be simply attempting to swing as laborious as I may, there have been just a few performed and missed in there,” Mitchell mentioned.
“I will take them any approach they arrive. It is simply good to get the job achieved.”
Each Conway and Mitchell have been making solely their third ODI appearances for New Zealand after debuting within the collection opener towards Bangladesh in Dunedin final week.
New Zealand have been trying shaky earlier than their arrival after dropping three wickets inside 13 balls to hunch to 57 for 3.
Tom Latham and Conway consolidated with a 63-run partnership earlier than the New Zealand skipper departed for 18.
That was the cue for Conway and Mitchell to go on the assault, combining for a 159-run stand that put the match past Bangladesh’s attain.
Openers Tamim Iqbal and Soumya Sarkar have been dismissed within the first 5 overs and a gradual stream of wickets prevented any significant partnerships forming.
The groups will met subsequent in a three-match Twenty20 collection opening in Hamilton on Sunday.