WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India
Nov 14, 2019, 05.41 PM
As the first day of the opening test match concluded in the Holkar Stadium in Indore, Bangladesh was all-out on 150 runs, after electing to bat. Bangladeshi batsmen could not survive the splendid bowling spell from Indian bowling line. Mushfiqur Rahim's 43 and Captain Mominul Haque's 37 featured in the only 50-plus partnership for Bangladesh.
A solid 72 run-partnership between Mayank (37*) & Pujara (43*) as #TeamIndia close Day 1 on 86/1 after bowling Bangladesh out for 150.
Mohammad Shami took 3 wickets, Ravichandran Ashwin took 2 wickets and completed his career milestone of 250 wickets at home. Ishant Sharma and Umesh Yadav also took two wickets each. The first day also experienced a lot of dropped catches by Ajinkya Rahane, Virat Kohli and Wridhiman Saha.
In India's answer to Bangladesh it scored 86/1, Rohit Sharma fell off early after scoring just 6 runs but the strong partnership between Cheteshwar Pujara (43) and Mayank Agarwal (37) revived the Indian scoreline. India finishes strong on day 1, innings will resume tomorrow.
Recently, India defeated Bangladesh in the three-match T20I series 2-1. Bangladesh was able to win the first T20I at Delhi, and en route they registered their first-ever victory over the Men in Blue in the shortest format of the game. But the hosts were able to come back in the next two matches at Rajkot and Nagpur to win the series. In the final match of the series, Deepak Chahar starred with the ball as he recorded the best-ever bowling overs in T20Is. Chahar had finished with the bowling figures of 6-7 in the match.
Bangladesh's playing XI: Imrul Kayes, Shadman, Mohammad Mithun, Mominul Haque (capt), Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah, Liton Das, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Taijul Islam, Abu Jayed, Ebadot Hossain.
(With inputs from agencies)
In India's answer to Bangladesh it scored 86/1, Rohit Sharma fell off early after scoring just 6 runs but the strong partnership between Cheteshwar Pujara (43) and Mayank Agarwal (37) revived the Indian scoreline.