India lost 3 wickets for 86 runs in the first innings of the second Test against Bangladesh. The second day’s play is going on in Mirpur on Friday and the first session is over. Virat Kohli and Rishabh Pant are unbeaten at lunch.
Taijul Islam took all three wickets from Bangladesh. At present, the Indian team is behind by 141 runs. Bangladesh’s first innings ended with 227 runs on the first day.
First session: review
The first session of the day was in the name of the host team’s bowler Taijul Islam. Taijul made the top-3 batsmen of the Indian team walk. He dismissed captain KL Rahul (10), Shubman Gill (20), and Cheteshwar Pujara (24).
In the first session, experienced Test batsman Cheteshwar Pujara (24) completed 7 thousand runs in the Test. He has scored 7,008 runs. Pujara has achieved this feat in 167 innings.
Pujara has associated his name with legends like Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, Sunil Gavaskar, VVS Laxman, Virender Sehwag, Virat Kohli, and Sourav Ganguly.
This is how India’s wickets fell
- First: Islam’s ball hit the pads of KL Rahul. First, the umpire gave not out. In such a situation, the Bangladeshi team took the review.
- Second: Gill wanted to play a sweep shot on Taijul’s straight ball, but missed it and hit the pad.
India dominated on the first day
Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan won the toss and elected to bat, but in the third session of the day, the team lost all their wickets after scoring 227 runs. Mominul Haque scored the highest 84 runs.
Apart from him, no other batsman could score Fifty. Mushfiqur Rahim scored 26, Liton Das scored 24, and opener Najmul Hasan Shanto scored 24 runs.
Experienced Umesh Yadav and Ravichandran Ashwin took 4-4 wickets for India. At the same time, Jaydev Unadkat, who returned to the Test team after 12 years, also got 2 successes.
He last played a Test in December 2010 against South Africa. Unadkat was included in the squad in place of Kuldeep Yadav, the player of the match of the first Test.