Bangladesh on top as Haque and Rahim hit 100s in 2nd Test against Zimbabwe on Day 1

Mominul Haque 161 for Bangladesh
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Bangladesh won the toss and decided to bat against Zimbabwe today, in the 2nd Test at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium, Mirpur.

Bangladesh 303-5 (Mominul Haque 161, Mushfiqur Rahim 111*; Kyle Jarvis 3-48)

Zimbabwe - Yet to bat

At the Close of Play – Bangladesh are 303-5

Scorecard

Having opted to bat, Bangladesh were in some trouble at 26-3, however, Mominul Haque 161 and Mushfiqur Rahim 111*steadied their innings and batted brilliantly to give Bangladesh 1st day advantage in the 2nd Test. At the close of play, Bangladesh are 303-5. Kyle Jarvis 3-48 was the pick of the Zimbabwe bowlers.

Zimbabwe will be disappointed not to have capitalised on their start when they had  the hosts reeling at 26-3.

 

Bangladesh - Liton Das, Imrul Kayes, Mominul Haque, Mohammad Mithun, Mahmudullah(c), Mushfiqur Rahim(wk), Ariful Haque, Mehedi Hasan, Taijul Islam, Mustafizur Rahman, Khaled Ahmed

Zimbabwe - Hamilton Masakadza(c), Brian Chari, Brendan Taylor, Sean Williams, Sikandar Raza, Peter Moor, Regis Chakabva(wk), Donald Tiripano, Brandon Mavuta, Kyle Jarvis, Tendai Chatara

  

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