Battered, wounded Bangladesh make it to Day 3 in day-night Test

(C) plays a shot during the second day of the subsequent Test cricket match of a two-coordinate arrangement among India and Bangladesh at the Eden Gardens cricket arena in Kolkata on November 23, 2019. – AFP

Regardless of losing their initial four wickets for only 13 runs, Bangladesh figured out how to make it to the third day of Kolkata Test

Mushfiqur Rahim hit his 21st Test fifty to check the batting breakdown and guided the Tigers to the third day disregarding some genuine dread of losing the game inside two days.

Bangladesh posted 152 for six in 32.3 overs in their second innings before the umpires pulled off the bails with the expulsion of Taijul Islam halfway through the booked last over of the day. Mushfiqur stayed unbeaten for 59 off 70 balls with 10 fours.

Ishan Sharma packed away four wickets surrendering 39 runs while Umesh Yadav took two wickets for 40 runs.

Regardless of Mushfiqur’s hard-battled fifty, Bangladesh are in a tough situation in Kolkata Test as despite everything they need 89 rushes to keep away from an innings rout.

Bangladesh lost four speedy wickets in the second innings after India announced their first innings on 347 for nine in quite a while. The hosts verified a 241-run lead toward the finish of their first innings.

Bangladesh lost Shadman Islam and Mominul Haque inside two runs. Ishant scalped both of Bangladesh’s first two wickets in quite a while initial two overs of the subsequent innings.

In the wake of enduring a duck in the principal innings, Mominul accompanied a similar disappointment in the subsequent innings, and with this, he turned into the subsequent Bangladeshi skipper after Habibul Bashar to have endured a couple.

Imrul Kayes neglected to dazzle by and by and most presumably another digit commitment in Kolkata Test possesses brought his last energy for the national group. It will be a shock in the event that he gets another call to Bangladesh side in future.

Prior to scoring 4 and 5 in Kolkata, Imrul scored just 6 and 6 in Indore Test. This grim demonstration of the southpaw brought him under a genuine inquiry concerning his universal profession.

In the wake of losing four wickets just in 13 runs, Mushfiqur and Mahmudullah thought of a dirty battle as they included 68 runs in the fifth wicket remain before Mahmudullah’s resigning hurt because of a hamstring blow 39.

Mehidy Hasan Miraz, who was remembered for the playing XI as the blackout substitute, came into the field to accomplice Mushfiqur in a similar stand and included 51 runs before self-destructing off Ishant on 15 off 22 runs.

Bangladesh needed to make another blackout substitute in this game as Nayeem Hasan got a struck on his head, and the group the executives acquired Taijul Islam as the substitution.

After Mehidy’s expulsion, Taijul Islam batted 24 balls to score 11 preceding the day closes. Taijul fell prey to Umesh.

Prior, India scored 347 for nine in 89.4 overs with the assistance of Virat Kohli’s 27th Test ton. It was Virat’s second Test ton at the Eden Gardens with the past one returned against Sri Lanka in 2017. With this century, Indian chief’s count of universal tons arrived at 70. He simply needs two additional hundreds of years to pass Rickey Ponting’s 71 and become second after Sachin Tendulkar in the rundown of the most century in profession.

Alongside Virat, Cheteshwar Pujara (55) and Ajinkya Rahane (51) likewise contributed well with the bat.

Al Amin Hossain and Ebadat Hossain stowed three wickets each while Abu Jayed Rahi scalped two wickets.

Bangladesh tumbled for 106 in the principal innings as they were totally bumbled against the Indian pace assault. Ishant stowed five wickets while Umesh took three and Mohammad Shami scalped two wickets.

Brief score: Bangladesh first innings 106/10 in 30.3 overs, Shadman 29, Liton 24, Nayeem 19, Ishant 5/22, Umesh 3/29, Shami 2/36

India first innings 347/9 (pronounce) in 89.4 overs, Virat 136, Pujara 55, Rahane 51, Al Amin 3/85, Ebadat 3/91, Abu Jayed 2/77

Bangladesh second innings 152/6 in 32.3 overs, Mushfiqur 59*, Mahmudullah 39 (resigned hurt), Mehidy 15, Ishant 4/39, Umesh 2/40

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