NORTH SOUND: Bangladesh misplaced 4 wickets within the morning session to succeed in lunch at 115-6 of their second innings on day three of the opening Check towards the West Indies on Saturday, nonetheless needing 47 runs to make the hosts bat once more.
Najmul Hossain Shanto survived round 40 minutes however Kyle Mayers set him up after which Mominul Haque later brilliantly. He bowled a bunch of outswingers to Najmul after which delivered one which went in with the angle and the southpaw edged it to slide. He made 17.
Mominul Haque was equally arrange and the one boundary from his bat got here off an inside-edge. A couple of minutes later, an identical incoming supply bought the higher of him as he was adjudged leg-before.
Litton Das performed a managed pull shot for a boundary and struck two fours on the off facet. However the right-hander was responsible of chasing a brief and vast ball and was caught at slip.
Mahmudul Hasan Pleasure confirmed nice composure for greater than three hours. He left balls exterior off, dead-batted those that pitched on or round off-stump and performed straighter ones to the on facet. However a lapse in focus prompted him to throw his bat at one exterior off and ended up getting caught at slip. He scored 42 off 153 balls.
Skipper Shakib Al Hasan was unbeaten on 5 and Nurul Hasan on two.
Bangladesh had closed at 50-2 on Friday, having dismissed the West Indies for 265 of their first innings.
Captain Kraigg Brathwaite anchored the house facet’s effort with a sometimes painstaking 400-minute knock of 94, supported by 63 from Jermaine Blackwood, the vice-captain taking a web page from his chief’s operational guide because the contribution was the slowest of his 16 Check half-centuries.
For the Bangladeshis, pressured onto the again foot after being routed for 103 simply after lunch on day one, Brathwaite’s dismissal triggered their brightest interval of play with the house facet dropping their final seven wickets for 68 runs.
Whereas it was seamer Khaled Ahmed who initiated the slide by consigning the house skipper to his fifth ninety in Check cricket, Mehidy Hasan then stole the present in claiming 4 of the final six wickets to fall both facet of the tea interval.
He additionally took a pointy catch at quick extra-cover as Blackwood grew to become the ninth wicket to fall in pursuit of fast runs.
Nonetheless Mehidy’s private delight, and his group’s cautious satisfaction at limiting the West Indies first innings benefit, shortly dissipated when senior opener Tamim Iqbal and Mehidy himself fell to Alzarri Joseph.
BANGLADESH (1st Innings) 103
WEST INDIES (1st Innings):
Ok. Brathwaite lbw b Khaled 94
J. Campbell b Mustafizur 24
R. Reifer c Nurul b Ebadot 11
N. Bonner b Shakib 33
J. Blackwood c Mehidy b Khaled 63
Ok. Mayers lbw b Mehidy 7
J. da Silva c Nurul b Mehidy 1
A. Joseph c Nurul b Mehidy 0
Ok. Roach c Liton b Ebadot 0
G. Motie not out 23
J. Seales lbw b Mehidy 1
EXTRAS (LB-4, NB-2, W-2) 8
TOTAL (all out, 112.5 overs) 265
FALL OF WICKET: 1-44 (Campbell), 2-72 (Reifer), 3-134 (Bonner), 4-197 (Brathwaite), 5-224 (Mayers), 6-230 (da Silva), 7-238 (Joseph), 8-239 (Roach), 9-258 (Blackwood).
BOWLING: Mustafizur 18-7-30-1 (1w), Khaled 22-4-59-2 (1w), Ebadot 28-8-65-2 (2nb), Shakib 21-5-48-1, Mehidy 22.5-6-59-4, Najmul 1-1-0-0
BANGLADESH (2nd Innings, in a single day 50-2):
Tamim Iqbal c Da Silva b Joseph 22
Mahmudul Hasan c Da Silva b Roach 42
Mehidy Hasan c Mayers b Joseph 2
Najmul Hossain c Campbell b Mayers 17
Mominul Haque lbw b Mayers 4
Litton Das c Mayers b Roach 17
Shakib Al Hasan not out 5
Nurul Hasan not out 2
EXTRAS (B-2, LB-1, NB-1) 4
TOTAL (for six wkts, 49 overs) 115
TO BAT: Mustafizur Rahman, Khaled Ahmed, Ebadot Hossain.
FALL OF WICKETS: 1-33 (Tamim), 2-35 (Mehidy), 3-64 (Najmul), 4-75 (Mominul), 5-100 (Litton), 6-109 (Mahmudul)
BOWLING: Roach 16-7-29-2, Seales 8-1-25-0, Joseph 11-3-33-2, Mayers 8-2-16-2 (1nb), Motie 6-1-9-0.