The third day of the second and final Test between New Zealand and Bangladesh was abandoned Sunday after persistent rain in Christchurch.
Bangladesh unleashed Shakib Al Hasan with dramatic effect late on day two of the second Test against New Zealand claiming three quick wickets to leave the contest evenly poised on Saturday
Tim Southee captured his sixth five-wicket haul in test cricket as New Zealand bowled Bangladesh out for 289 at Hagley Oval in Christchurch on Friday.
Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim, Kayes and Mominul ruled out in the second Test against New Zealand in Christchurch on Friday.
Rabada moves ahead of Steyn to become South Africa highest-ranked bowler, New Zealand just a win away from leapfrogging Pakistan into fifth position.
Kane Williamson seized improbable 7-wicket victory against Bangladesh on the final day of the first test at the Basin Reserve on Monday.
New Zealand stormed back with three quick wickets to back up a century by Tom Latham in Wellington on Sunday.
The left-handed opener notched up his sixth Test century to pilot the hosts to 292 for 3, still behind by 303 runs.
A double century from Shakib Al Hasan and a hundred to Mushfiqur Rahim leads Bangladesh to 542-7 on second day.
Half centuries to Mominul Haque and Tamim Iqbal lifted Bangladesh to 154-3 at stumps on a rain-shortened opening day of the first Test in Wellington on Thursday.