Bangladesh v West Indies, 2nd Test: Bangladesh fightback against West Indies on Day 3
Bangladesh battled their way back into this match, against the West Indies, on the 3rd day, at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium, Mirpur.
Bangladesh 296/10 (96.5 ov)
West Indies 409/10 (142.2 ov) & *41/3 (21 ov)
Stumps Day 3: West Indies lead by 154 runs
Match Day Highlights
Overnight, Bangladesh were 105/4 and struggling to stay in the match. However, their batsmen battled hard on the 3rd day to reach a total of 296 and give them some hope.
Rahkeem Cornwall took a 5fer for the Windies, which topped a really fine performance all round by the tourists.
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Soumya Sarkar - 0.6 ov), 2-11 (Nazmul Hossain Shanto - 2.2 ov), 3-69 (Mominul Haque - 14.6 ov), 4-71 (Tamim Iqbal - 15.5 ov), 5-142 (Mohammad Mithun - 45.1 ov), 6-155 (Mushfiqur Rahim - 49.2 ov), 7-281 (Liton Das - 91.2 ov), 8-281 (Nayeem Hasan - 91.5 ov), 9-283 (Mehidy Hasan - 92.4 ov), 10-296 (Abu Jayed - 96.5 ov)
Bangladesh then took three crucial wickets before the close of play on day 3.
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Kraigg Brathwaite - 3.3 ov), 2-20 (Sheyne Moseley - 8.3 ov), 3-39 (John Campbell - 16.4 ov)
Bangladesh - Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Mominul Haque(c), Mushfiqur Rahim, Mohammad Mithun, Liton Das(wk), Mehedy Hasan, Nayeem Hasan, Taijul Islam, Abu Jayed
West Indies - Kraigg Brathwaite(c), John Campbell, Shayne Moseley, Nkrumah Bonner, Kyle Mayers, Jermaine Blackwood, Joshua Da Silva(wk), Rahkeem Cornwall, Alzarri Joseph, Jomel Warrican, Shannon Gabriel
Start Time: 03:30
Toss: West Indies won the toss and decided to bat
Venue: Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium, Mirpur
Officials: Richard Illingworth, Sharfuddoula Saikat, Gazi Sohel, Masudur Mukul, Neeyamur Rahul
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