Nathan Lyon picked a 13-wicket haul in the game as Australia dismissed Bangladesh for 157 runs in the second innings and chased down 86 runs to win the second and final Test in Chittagong, thereby levelling the series 1-1.
David Warner slammed his second consecutive century while Peter Handscomb scored a valiant 82 run knock as Australia amassed 377 for nine at stumps to take their lead to 72 runs on day three of the second Test against Bangladesh in Chittagong.
After a seven-wicket haul from Nathan Lyon restricted Bangladesh to 305, David Warner and Peter Handscomb scored an unbeaten 88 and 69 respectively to take Australia to 225 for two at stumps on day two of the second Test in Chittagong.
Nathan Lyon continued his wicket taking spree as he claimed another five wicket haul but it was Bangladesh, who managed to bounce back through fifties from Mushfiqur Rahim and Sabbir Rahman as they ended day one with a score of 253 for six in the second Test in Chittagong.
David Warner slammed an unbeaten 75 off just 96 deliveries as Australia reached 109 for two at stumps on day three chasing a target of 265 runs in the final innings of the first Test against Bangladesh in Mirpur.
Shakib Al Hasan went into record books as he now has a five wicket haul against all Test playing nations allowing Bangladesh to dismiss Australia for 217 runs in the first innings and later extended the lead to 88 runs with nine wickets in hand at stumps on day two in Mirpur.
After Tamim Iqbal and Shakib Al Hasan helped Bangladesh post 260 in their first innings, Australia lost three quick wickets and were restricted to 18 runs at stumps on day one of the first Test in Mirpur.