Bangladesh A team will need 105 runs more on the final day on Saturday with eight wickets remaining in the 2nd innings of the one-off unofficial Test for the victory against Ireland A team at Sylhet International Cricket Stadium.
Bangladesh A team were at 27/2 in 11 overs at stumps on the third day on Friday where Shadman Islam (14*) and Al-Amin (9*) were at the crease after restricting the visitors to 213/10 in 60.2 overs in the 2nd innings riding on Sunzamul Islam’s five-for, reports UNB.
Earlier on the day, in reply to Ireland A team’s 255 in the 1st innings, Bangladesh A resumed the 1st innings with overnight score of 322/6 in 103 overs and raised their tally to 337/10 in 116.4 overs.
Ireland A 1st innings: 255/10 in 74.5 overs; Simi Singh 121, Andy McBrine 57, Sean Terry 20, Mahedi Hasan 3/47, Ebadat Hossain 2/26, Kamrul Islam Rabbi 2/45, Jubair Hossain 2/61.
Ireland A 2nd innings: 213/10 in 60.2 overs; James Shannon 90, Shane Getkate 26, Stuart Thompson 21, Sean Terry 20, Sunzamul Islam 5/90, Mahedi Hasan 3/48.
Bangladesh A 1st Innings: 337/10 in 116.4 overs (overnight 322/6 in 103 overs); Shadman Islam 108, Nazmul Hossain Shanto 69, Nurul Hasan 54, Yasir Ali 35, Mahedi Hasan 35, Andy McBrine 3/64, George Dockrell 3/90.
Bangladesh A 2nd Innings: 27/2 in 11 overs at stumps; Shadman Islam 14*, Al-Amin 9*, Andy McBrine 2/14.