|IND vs BAN 1st Test: Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Siraj put India on high on Day 2 in Chattogram | Cricket News|
Bangladesh’s Mehidy Hasan Miraz (16) and Ebadot Hossain (13) had been unbeaten on the crease on the finish of the Day 2 with the hosts nonetheless trailing by 271 runs. India posted 404 within the first innings.
For India, Chinaman bowler Kuldeep Yadav claimed 4/33, whereas younger pacer Mohammed Siraj returned figures 3/14.
The two-match sequence types a part of the ICC World Test Championship. India are fourth, having received six of their 12 matches. Bangladesh are in final place with eight defeats from 10 matches. India must win each matches of the sequence to remain alive within the race for the World Test Championship ultimate.
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Earlier, Siraj and Umesh diminished Bangladesh to 37 for two at tea.
Siraj struck on the very first ball when he induced an edge off lefthander Najmul Hossain Shanto with an away going supply.
Leading the tempo division in absence of Mohammed Shami and Jasprit Bumrah, Yadav then diminished Bangladesh to five for two contained in the fourth over after inducing an inside edge off Yasir Ali, who was taking part in away from his physique.
But thereafter Litton Das calmed issues down together with his fluent drives and remained unbeaten on 24 off 26 balls.
At the break, Das and Zakir Hasan (9) had been within the center with Bangladesh trailing India by 367 runs with eight wickets in hand.
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The opening session was all about Ravichandran Ashwin (58 off 113 balls, 2×4, 2×6) and Kuldeep Yadav, who made an ideal case for him as an allrounder in absence of Ravindra Jadeja, with a career-best 40 (114b; 5×4).
Playing his first Test after greater than 22 months, Kuldeep prolonged a splendid help to Ashwin because the duo pissed off Bangladesh with an 87-run partnership for the eighth wicket.
The 28-year-old Kuldeep, who has a century and 6 fifties averaging 22-plus in first-class cricket, bought off the mark after 18 balls as he seemed strong together with his defence. His slog sweep and reverse sweep photographs additionally caught the eye.
Ashwin, who has 5 Test centuries together with 4 in opposition to the West Indies, confirmed numerous composure and maturity en path to his thirteenth Test halfcentury.
The duo hardly took a foot incorrect pushing India previous the 400-mark after the guests resumed the day at 278 for six and misplaced in a single day batter Shreyas Iyer (86) with the addition of simply 4 runs to his complete.
Having batted India out of a difficult spot on the opening day, Iyer as soon as once more didn’t get to a well-deserved hundred and bought out with addition of simply 4 runs to his in a single day complete.
Bangladesh skipper Shakib Al Hasan principally employed his star spinner Mehidy Hasan Miraz to go in tandem with pacer Khaled Ahmed however Ashwin hardly seemed in any bother.
He made his intent clear stepping all the way down to Mehidy for a six. Luck additionally favoured Ashwin when he survived an ‘umpire’s name’ after left-arm spinner Taijul Islam had him trapped in entrance of the legstump when he was on 34.
That tempo spearhead Ebadot Hossain was taken out of the assault after his spectacular spell of 4-1-7-1 within the morning additionally helped the Indian trigger.
Kuldeep additionally oozed confidence as Ashwin was comfortable to take singles and provides him the strike.
(With PTI inputs)