Chattogram: Captain Mominul Haque hit his tenth take a look at century and Mehidy Hasan continued his good type for Bangladesh on day 4 of the primary take a look at in opposition to the West Indies on Saturday.
Mominul’s 115 – hitting the three,000-race milestone within the course of – helped Bangladesh set a formidable objective of 395 races for the West Indies.
On the finish of the day, the guests reached 110-3, with two debutants Kyle Mayers (37) and Nkrumah Bonner (15) at bat. Mehidy Hasan (3-52) took the three fallen wickets.
Resuming the day at 47-3, Bangladesh declared their second set on 223-8 with Liton Das enjoying an vital position alongside the captain.
Das hit 69 and shared 133 for the fifth wicket stand with Mominul to maintain guests annoyed.
The West Indies had a silver lining when Rahkeem Cornwall struck early, sacking Mushfiqur Rahim for 18. Mushfiqur reviewed the choice to no avail.
The ball remaining low, Mominul and Liton needed to be vigilant.
Mominul completed his tenth century with 173 balls, pushing the ball in the direction of cowl for a fast single.
This made him the tallest centurion in Bangladesh, eclipsing Tamim Iqbal’s 9 tons. The century can also be its seventh within the Chattogram room.
Mominul and Das fell within the area of 5 bullets in an try to hurry up the scoreboard.
Quickly after, Bangladesh declared their innings to provide them loads of time to safe the victory.
Cornwall and left-arm spinner Jomel Warrican grabbed three wickets apiece.
Chasing the goal of 395, the West Indies staff – Captain Kraigg Brathwaite (20) and John Campbell (23) – bought off to a clean begin, earlier than the 2 tossed him.
Mehidy Hasan, who scored a century in Bangladesh’s first rounds, received them each consecutively.
Mehidy then claimed Shayne Moseley’s wicket for 12 to depart the West Indies 59-3.
As Bangladesh regarded to maneuver nearer to victory, Bonner and Mayers held off by sharing 51 factors in an unbroken fourth wicket.