Whats up and welcome to Sportstar’s LIVE protection of the fifth day of the primary Check between India and Bangladesh from the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram.
INDIA WIN BY 188 RUNS
Axar Patel has clear bowled Taijul!
Kuldeep has yet another
Kuldeep baggage one other one. Ebadot caught at brief leg as Kuldeep will get third of this innings and eight within the match. Khaled’s the final man in.
The bowling change works. Kuldeep castles Shakib, who was attempting to play one attacking shot too many! Shakib hits six fours and 6 sixes. Ebadot is the brand new man in.
Kuldeep replaces Siraj
Siraj has been taken off the assault. Kuldeep to Shakib with a defensive discipline on the leg facet. Two slips in place. After three balls, second slip strikes to leg slip and the sphere comes up. Shakib in the meantime is undeterred as he sweeps Kuldeep for 4.
Shakib in T20 mode
Shakib is batting in T20 mode. Making an attempt to unsettle the Indian bowlers by stepping out commonly. Siraj bowled a bouncer and Shakib hooked it over the fine-leg fielder for six. He adopted it up by flat-batting the subsequent ball in the direction of long-off for 4. Subsequent over, he makes use of his ft once more and smacks Axar over long-on for an enormous six.
Shakib reaches 50
In the meantime, Shakib will get to his thirtieth Check fifty with a six off Axar within the subsequent over – simply skipped down the observe and launched him over long-on. Shakib will now look to farm strike. He will get a single off the penultimate ball and Taijul retains out the final supply efficiently.
There’s the breakthrough. Siraj eliminates Mehidy, who’s caught at backward level. He couldn’t maintain his drive down. India now three wickets away from going 1-0 up. Right here comes Taijul.
Axar Patel from the opposite finish
Right here’s Axar to Shakib with a slip, leg slip and brief leg. Shakib making his intentions clear by stepping out to Axar on the primary three balls. Brief leg strikes to brief midwicket for the final two balls. Shakib ends the over by sweeping Axar for a six.
We’re all set for the ultimate day’s play. All smiles within the Indian huddle because the gamers jog to their respective fielding positions. Out come Shakib and Mehidy. Shakib will take strike. Siraj will take the ball. Slip and a gully for Shakib with a brief cowl. Shakib flicks a leg-stump supply to sq. leg for a single. Comparable fields for Mehidy, who ends the over with a wonderful cowl drive for 4. BAN 277/6 in 103 overs.
DAY 4 RECAP
Bangladesh confirmed it had a abdomen for a combat and displayed greater than only a semblance of spirit because it reached 272 for six, chasing a mammoth 513, at stumps on day 4 of the primary Check on the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium.
The place the expectation on Saturday was for Bangladesh to roll over within the face of fierce scoreboard stress, opener Zakir Hasan shunned the pessimism to attain a terrific century on his Check debut (100, 224b, 13×4, 1×6).
The 24-year-old had made his worldwide bow almost 5 years in the past in a T20I match at residence in opposition to Sri Lanka. That remained his sole outing on the world stage till the present Check, however the tag acquired then, of a T20 specialist, has caught on, regardless of him having scored greater than 1000 runs every within the final two First Class seasons and a positive 173 in opposition to the visiting India-A facet just lately.
Learn N. Sudarshan’s floor report from Day 4 here