Shannon Gabriel claimed two wickets and Alzarri Joseph complemented his sensible batting with a prized scalp, to place the West Indies firmly on high within the second Test in opposition to Bangladesh in Dhaka on Friday. The West Indies diminished Bangladesh to 105-Four at stumps on the second day after posting 409 runs of their first innings, on the again of half-centuries from Joshua Da Silva (92), Nkrumah Bonner (90) and Joseph (82). Mushfiqur Rahim was batting on 27 alongside Mohammad Mithun on the shut, serving to Bangladesh forestall additional embarrassment after the early harm.

The hosts nonetheless require 104 runs to keep away from the observe on.

Gabriel dismissed opener Soumya Sarkar for a duck within the first over of the innings, after which eliminated one-down Najmul Hossain for 4 within the subsequent over.

Tamim Iqbal and Mominul Haque repaired the harm with a 56-run stand for the third wicket, earlier than off-spinner Rahkeem Cornwall struck.

Da Silva took the catch as Mominul fell for 21 runs.

Joseph dismissed Tamim within the subsequent over for 44 runs, to worsen Bangladesh’s issues.

Da Silva, Joseph and Nkrumah Bonner all got here near centuries earlier, because the West Indies dominated Bangladesh so as to add 186 runs in two classes they batted earlier than being all out.

After resuming on 223-5, Da Silva and Joseph added 118 runs for the seventh wicket, after Bonner missed out on changing his in a single day half-century, falling for his career-best knock.

Seamer Abu Jayed and left-arm spinner Taijul Islam completed with 4-98 and 4-108 respectively, serving to Bangladesh dismiss the West Indies on the stroke of the tea break.

Off-spinner Mehidy Hasan denied Bonner his maiden Take a look at century, dismissing him for 90 off 209 balls after the right-hander resumed on 74.

Mithun took a superb catch at leg slip as Bonner departed after hitting seven boundaries, securing his second fifty in as many innings.

Da Silva introduced up his 50 in 86 balls, with a reverse sweep off Mehidy earlier than being bowled by Taijul for 92.

Joseph, who batted aggressively adopted him quickly afterwards, nicking Jayed to wicketkeeper Liton Das. He struck eight fours and 5 sixes in his 108-ball innings.


Jayed and Taijul quickly wrapped up the West Indies innings, by selecting the wickets of Jomel Warrican (two) and Shannon Gabriel (eight).

The guests received the primary Take a look at in Chittagong by three wickets in a sensational style, making 395-7 within the fourth innings within the fifth-highest profitable run chase within the 144-year historical past of Take a look at cricket.

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