Windies wrapped in 111 as Miraz claims 7wkt
Published: 10:49 AM, 2 December 2018 Updated: 01:22 PM, 2 December 2018
Daily Bangladesh Desk
Outstanding performance from Bangladesh bowlers wrapped stuttering West Indies in 111 runs in their first innings of the second and final Test of the two-match series at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Dhaka on Sunday.
This was the visiting team’s lowest total against the Tigers where Mehidy Hasan Miraz registered his career-best figures of seven for 58 and Bangladesh’s captain Shakib Al Hasan took the other three for 27.
The hosts secured a potent lead of 397 runs and imposed follow-on for the first in their history.
The Windies started the fight back on the third day losing their overnight unbeaten batsman Shimron Hetmyer to Mehidy Hasan Miraz which his fourth scalp of the match. Hetmyer fell on 39 of 53 balls with three fours and a six to his credit.
The Windies were rudderless while facing the right-arm off-spin of Miraz as the all-rounder took more two wickets to register his career-best bowling figures. His previous best bowling was six for 77 against England back in 2016.
After hunting Shimron Hetmyer, Miraz scalped Shai Hope and Kemar Roach as his fifth and sixth prey respectively while Hetmyer was caught by Miraz himself, Shai Hope caught by Shadman Islam at silly point and Roach trapped at long-on by Liton Das.
The visitors lost their last five wickets just in 36 runs. Earlier, they lost their top five wickets in 29 runs, the lowest by any side down to five against the Tigers in Tests.
Shimron Hetmyer and Shane Dowrich were the lone-duo to fightback while replying Bangladesh’s 508 and Hetmyer scored 39 while Dowrich added 37 on the board.
The Windies lost five wickets at the end of the second day when Miraz scalped three and Shakib bagged two.
In the first innings of the match, Bangladesh posted 508 on the board which is their second-highest total against the Windies. While Mahmudullah hit a ton, Sha dman, Shakib and Liton recorded the fifties for the Tigers.
- On Mars, sands shift to a different drum
- How to enhance or suppress memories
- Theresa May profile
- Panchagarh Express maiden voyage tomorrow
- 20 student burnt to death in India
- Record budget for FY2019-20: Finance Minister
- Mother of two ‘gang raped’ in Noakhali
- We have fought having month-long fasting: AG Minister
- Lightning kills 3 in B’baria, Habiganj
- PM to open 2nd Meghna, Gumti bridges tomorrow
- Terrible traffic jam in Rupganj
- Collapse risk of College boundary in Nalitabari
- Aruk Munshi: living reflect of Bangabandhu
- 300 orphan received PM’s Eid gifts
- Lightning kills three in Habiganj
- Injury scare for Eoin Morgan
- Tigers’ fan song ‘Cholo Bangladesh’ for World Cup composed
- High-security Ebola burials spark dismay, anger in DR Congo
- SpaceX launches first satellites of its internet network
- Mosque blast kills 2 in Pakistan
- British PM Theresa May announces to resign
- Itikaf: Significance and its virtues in Ramadan
- Sri Lanka to bowl first against SA
- Two country`s pending issues will be resolved: Quader
- Modi plots course after landslide Indian election win
- Kushtia Tailors passing busy time
- 3 more Bangladeshi survivors return home
- Jenner, Banderas, turn out for glitzy amfAR gala near Cannes
- Rain with gusty wind likely over country
- PCB bans wives and family from travelling with team
- All News »
- People on Mars by 2033 or 2060
- Six killed as bus hits tree in Bagerhat
- Narayanganj’s Araihazar OC withdrawn
- Ronaldo coming to Dhaka in Mujib Year
- Messi scores twice but Barcelona held
- JS body discusses security of women, children
- Contributions of General Aziz Ahmed as ex Director General of BGB (Part I)
- `Final should not decide my future`
- 3000 tubewells need to free from arsenic
- Eid advance bus ticket sale begins
- Ukraine`s new president Zelensky calls snap elections
- HC seeks reports of lab test on 93 more food items
- Thor actor Isaac Kappy commits suicide
- World Telecommunication and Information Society Day today
- 2 hijackers killed in Hazaribagh gunfight
- Cabinet reshuffle: Murad moved to Info Ministry
- ‘AL not a political party only, organization also’
- Eid holidaymakers’ sufferings to be reduced
- The Army Chief of Bangladesh urges to increase interoperability of land forces
- Robert Pattinson cast to play new Batman
- 152,000 passed in NTRCA preli
- Rumin Farhana gets BNP’s reserve seat nomination
- Polls to suspended 5 UZs on June 18
- Taskin in WC reserve squad finally
- Sheikh Hasina’s homecoming day today
- OC withdrawn over schoolgirl Barsha’s suicide after rape
- AIUB pupil’s body recovered from GF`s house
- Shakib-less Bangladesh opt to field
- 15 Bangladeshi survivors return home
- 6 women among 11 killed in ‘massacre’ at bar