Pakistan beat Bangladesh by an innings in race against dying light

Dhaka – Off-spinner Sajid Khan declares 4-86 and also do with a suit haul of 12 gates

Off-spinner Sajid Khan declared 4-86 and also do with a suit haul of 12 gates as Pakistan resisted fading light to defeat Bangladesh by an innings and also 8 runs and also take the two-Test collection 2-0 in Dhaka on Wednesday.

All-rounder Shakib Al Hasan allow Bangladesh’s center order in an endure resistance yet might not restore a draw as the hosts’ last gate dropped simply mins prior to sundown.

Shakib top-scored for Bangladesh with 63 off 130 spheres and also while doing so made an overall occupation dual of 4,000 runs and also 200 gates, the quickest in background and also defeating a document long held by Ian Botham.

However in spite of a 51-run collaboration with Mehidy Hossain for the 7th gate, Bangladesh’s hopes were rushed when Pakistan captain Babar Azam entraped his colleague.

” I really felt that I required to bowl at that phase and also truly delighted I obtained that gate,” stated Babar of his first Examination gate.

” Our batsmen and also specifically openers offered us a great begin and also our state of mind was simply to control in spite of the poor climate,” he included.

Sajid, that took 8-42 in the very first innings, appeared the support of Shakib in the following over to bowl him out.

He likewise took the last 2 gates when the light began lowering, which avoided Pakistan’s rapid bowlers from bowling at the tail-enders.

Mushfqur Rahim and also Liton Das earlier racked up 48 and also 45 runs specifically for Bangladesh, yet 2 gates each from Hasan Ali and also Shaheen Afridi held the side to 25-4 after Pakistan required the follow-on.

Mushfiqur made suitable collaborations with Liton and also Shakib prior to he was abandoned the stroke of tea.

” In the 2nd innings we had a chance to play much better than the very first,” stated Bangladesh captain Monimul Haque.

” Though several of our elderly gamers played well, we could not hold on.”

The hosts might just include one more 11 go to their very first innings total amount after returning to with 3 gates staying to obtain disregarded for 87, their most affordable rating on residence dirt and also 213 behind Pakistan.

Sajid struck in his very first over of the early morning to catch Taijul Islam leg prior to for a duck prior to Afridi bowled Khaled Ahmed for none in the following over.

Shakib Al Hasan was the last guy disregarded when he holed out a catch to Azhar Ali at brief cover off Sajid after making 33 runs, the highest possible in Bangladesh innings.

Just 63.2 overs of play were feasible in the very first 3 days as a result of rainfall and also poor light.

Pakistan proclaimed their very first innings with 300-4.

Pakistan won the very first Examination in Chittagong by 8 gates.

They ended up the excursion unbeaten, having actually won the coming before three-match Twenty20 collection 3-0.– AFP

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