ZIM vs BAN 1st Take a look at Day 5: Mehidy Hasan, Mahmudullah information Bangladesh to 220 runs victory towards Zimbabwe – Bangladesh off-spinner Mehidy Hasan picked 9 wickets whereas Mahmudullah scored a preventing 150 to assist their facet in direction of 220 runs victory towards Zimbabwe on Sunday.
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Opener Shadman made a gentle 115 not out whereas Najmul was bolder together with his unbeaten 117 however it was dwelling captain Brendan Taylor who produced the day’s most astonishing innings with 92 from 73 balls as Zimbabwe went in the hunt for a monumental and extremely unlikely victory goal of 477.
Zimbabwe had reached 170-3 on the shut, nonetheless 337 wanting what can be a record-breaking goal, leaving Bangladesh strongly positioned to shut out victory on Sunday.
The West Indies maintain the world document for a profitable fourth-innings chase, reaching a 418-run goal set by visiting Australia 18 years in the past.
Resuming on 45 with out loss of their second innings, the Bangladesh openers took their partnership to 88 earlier than Saif Hassan was snapped up within the gully by Dyon Myers off the bowling of Richard Ngarava.
It was to be Zimbabwe’s solely success with the ball as Najmul joined Shadman in an unbroken second-wicket partnership of 196 earlier than the declaration got here with Bangladesh on 284-1.
There was a pointy distinction within the methods Shadman went about compiling his first Take a look at century and Najmul his second ton.
Shadman struck 9 fours in an innings that spanned 196 balls whereas Najmul went after the weary assault, scoring at a run a ball and placing 5 fours and 6 sixes, essentially the most in an innings in Zimbabwe.
As each batsmen feasted, the six Zimbabwe bowlers grew to become more and more dispirited, notably Roy Kaia, who conceded 84 runs from 13 overs.
It was a horrible day within the mid-winter sunshine for the hosts, and the temper darkened additional after they batted and opener Milton Shumba edged Taskin Ahmed to substitute Yasir Ali at second slip for 11.
That introduced in stand-in captain Taylor, who had smashed a lovely 82 within the first innings.
This was much more wonderful, as he launched himself on the Bangladesh bowlers, taking full benefit of attacking discipline
Taylor has historical past with Bangladesh, having scored 5 of his six Take a look at centuries towards them. He seemed sure to make it six from seven as he swotted 16 boundaries in his rapid-fire 92.
His dominance was such that opening batsmen Takudzwanashe Kaitano solely bought off the mark when the whole was 72 and went on to contribute simply two in a second-wicket partnership of 95.
Taylor raced to his half-century in a record-equalling 33 balls for a Zimbabwean however his innings led to anti-climax when he checked his shot as Mehidy Hasan Miraz served up a juicy full toss outdoors off-stump and lamely chipped the ball again to the bowler.
Kaitano continued his vigil however he too fell earlier than the shut, leg earlier than to ShakibBangles Hasan after scoring seven from 102 balls, leaving Bangladesh needing seven wickets to safe the win.
ZIM vs BAN 1st Take a look at Stay
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468/10 (126 ov)
468/10 (126 ov)
ZIM vs BAN 1st Take a look at Stay: Toss
Bangladesh captain Mominul Haque gained the toss and opted to bat first towards Zimbabwe in a one-off Take a look at right here on the Harare Sports Club, Harare on Wednesday.
Each crew captains on the toss
Taylor: We might have bowled. The primary day is an effective one for the bowlers right here and our bowling assault seems to be good. There might be challenges however we’re trying ahead to that. The situations all world wide are difficult, however we’re happy to have some cricket for the time being. We have now 4 bowlers, and two debutants within the type of Takudzwanashe Kaitano and Dion Myers.
Mominul: We’ll bat first. The wicket seems to be dry and I believe we’ll get some spin within the fourth innings, it will likely be essential. I believe it was a superb preparation for all of us because the batsmen bought runs. We’re going to play 4 bowlers and 7 batsmen.
Zimbabwe (Enjoying XI): Takudzwanashe Kaitano, Milton Shumba, Brendan Taylor(c), Dion Myers, Timycen Maruma, Roy Kaia, Regis Chakabva(w), Donald Tiripano, Victor Nyauchi, Blessing Muzarabani, Richard Ngarava
Bangladesh (Enjoying XI): Shadman Islam, Saif Hassan, Mominul Haque(c), Najmul Hossain Shanto, Mushfiqur Rahim, Shakib Al Hasan, Mahmudullah, Liton Das(w), Mehidy Hasan, Taskin Ahmed, Ebadot Hossain
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