Bangladesh vs WI, 2nd Test Day 4: Windies tighten grip after Shakib's dismissal
Zeenews Sports Bureau/ Prajwal Pariyar
BANGLADESH: Over:56.1 II Score: 226/6 (2nd innings) ( Hossain: 52*)
Bangladesh have lost the wicket of Shakib for 97 runs. They added 140 runs in the last session and were going strong till Shakib was dismissed by Best.
Shakib Al Hasan c Best b Permaul 97 (117b 10x4 1x6)
BANGLADESH: Over:50 II Score: 203/5 (2nd innings) ( Shakib: 86*, Hossain: 52*)
Bangladesh are putting up a real fight here against the Windies. Shakib and Hossain are playing wonderful cricket and have given some respectability to the Bangladesh innings. They need to carry this forward and bat for as long as possible.
BANGLADESH: Over:30 II Score: 122/5 (2nd innings) ( Shakib: 38*, Hossain: 20*)
Bangladesh are looking to rebuild here. These two batsmen have looked positive and have run well between the wickets. They need to carry on if Bangladesh want to make a match out of this one.
BANGLADESH: Over:20 II Score: 85/5 (2nd innings) ( Shakib: 20*, Hossain: 1*)
Bangladesh are in deep trouble. They have lost half their side for 85 runs. They need a partnership here.
Shahriar Nafees c Sammy b Best 21 (30b 4x4 0x6)
Mushfiqur Rahim b Permaul 10 (21b 2x4 0x6)
BANGLADESH: Over:10 II Score: 58/3 (2nd innings) ( Shakib: 6*, Nafees: 20 *)
Bangladesh are in a lot of trouble. West Indies fast bowlers have caused a lot of problems for them even in this slow and low track. Shakib and Nafees will look to build up a partnership to dig their team out of the hole they find themselves in.
Nazimuddin lbw b Edwards 0 (1b 0x4 0x6)
Tamim Iqbal b Best 28 (33b 4x4 0x6)
Naeem Islam b Best 2 (3b 0x4 0x6)
West Indies: Over:200.3 II Score: 648/9 (1st innings) ( Chanderpaul: 150*)
Bangladesh have wrapped up the West Indian innings for 648 runs for the loss of 9 wickets. Tino Best will not bat for the West Indies. They now lead Bangladesh by 261 runs. Bangladesh have a huge task at hand and West Indies will be hoping to get a few quick wickets to make an impact on this match.
FH Edwards c Shakib Al Hasan b Sohag Gazi 2 (5b 0x4 0x6)
West Indies: Over:198 II Score: 639/8 (1st innings) ( Chanderpaul: 143*)
West Indies go into lunch at 639 for the loss of 8 wickets. Bangladesh have picked up 4 wickets in the morning session of play. West Indies have a massive a massive lead of 252 runs with Chanderpaul batting on 143*. Shakib Al Hasan has been the most successful bowler for the hosts with 4 wickets for 146 runs.
V Permaul c Sohag Gazi b Shakib Al Hasan 13 (15b 1x4 1x6)
SP Narine c Shahriar Nafees b Shakib Al Hasan 0 (1b 0x4 0x6)
West Indies: Over:195 II Score: 622/6 (1st innings) ( Chanderpaul: 139*, Permaul: 0*)
West Indies have lost two wickets. Bangladesh trying desperately to wrap up the West Indian innings. Shakib Al Hasan completes 100 wickets in Test matches.
D Ramdin c Mushfiqur Rahim b Shakib Al Hasan 31 (93b 2x4 0x6)
DJG Sammy c Shahriar Nafees b Shakib Al Hasan 0 (3b 0x4 0x6)
West Indies: Over:185 II Score: 598/4 (1st innings) ( Chanderpaul: 124*, Ramdin: 22*)
West Indies batsmen look very comfortable in the middle. Runs coming easily for the Windies batsmen.
West Indies: Over:175 II Score: 574/4 (1st innings) ( Chanderpaul: 111*, Ramdin: 12*)
West Indies have startyed the day’s play on a positive note. Ramdin cracks Hossain for a boundary to backward square leg.
At the end of play on day 4 West Indies were 565 for the loss of 4 wickets. On a placid track, West Indian batsmen made hay as Marlon Samuels registered his maiden Test double century. Shivnarine Chanderpaul also scored a century and was batting on 109* along with Denesh Ramdin who was batting on 4* at the close of the 3rd day’s play. Samuels made 260 runs before being caught by Sunny off Hossain. Only two wickets fell on the third day and West Indies now lead by 177 runs.