June 29, 2022
Shakib's 5 wickets, 506 runs all out Sri Lanka

Shakib’s 5 wickets, 506 runs all out Sri Lanka

After the tea break on the fourth day, Sri Lanka could not last long. The team lost the bait to make a quick run. They were all out for 506 in 165.1 overs in the first innings of the Dhaka Test. Shakib Al Hasan got five wickets in the innings after almost four years. In the first innings, Sri Lanka got a lead of 141 runs.

Today (Thursday) Bangladesh-Sri Lanka took the field on the fourth day of the second Test at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium in Mirpur. They scored 506 runs in 165.1 overs before being bowled out in the first innings. Bangladesh could not get Mathews out. The former Sri Lankan captain was unbeaten on 145 runs. Besides, Chandimal played brilliant innings of 124 runs. Shakib Al Hasan took 5 wickets against their batting.

Shakib Al Hasan got 3 wickets on the third day. The spinner could not increase the number of wickets even after bowling on the fourth day. Eventually, this girl opens and Niroshan dismisses Dickbella. After Chandimal’s departure, Dickbela came to the crease and batted aggressively. However, Shakib did not allow him to last long. Although he has a touch of luck in this wicket. Dickbella was caught in the gloves of wicketkeeper Liton Das. However, the stumping appeal was actually raised against the Sri Lankan wicketkeeper. After the decision went to the third umpire, it was seen in the replay that the ball had touched Dickbella’s bat before stumps. He stopped at 10 runs.

After that, Shakib completed the 19th 5 wickets of his Test career by tying the gloves of the veteran Jayavikrama. Between these two outs, Ebadat Hossain trapped Ramesh Mendis who scored 10 runs in the lbw trap. The first innings ended when Asitha Fernando (2) was run out as the last batsman.

However, Mathews could not get out. The batsman, who played a remarkable inning of 199 runs in the first innings of the Chittagong Test, also shone in Mirpur. As he was all out, another half was not made. Batting in a true Test mood, he played an unbeaten inning of 145 runs. He scored 122 boundaries and 2 sixes in eye-catching 342-ball innings.

But how many attempts, how many waits for a wicket before the tea break. Finally, that desired wicket comes after 60 overs of the fourth day! Ebadat brought out this opportunity by dismissing Chandimal.

Mathews and Chandimal were taking a tough test of Bangladesh bowlers from the morning of the fourth day. In the sixth wicket, the pressure on their pair was only increasing. No bowler could succeed. Chandimal got two points of ‘life’ with reviews. Once the ball of Muminul Haque was deposited in the gloves of wicketkeeper Liton Das, there was an appeal for out. The umpire responded. However, the review shows that there was no connection between the ball and the bat.

The hosts got wickets in the second over of the third session. Chandimal played on the cover with the slower of worship. However, could not send the place. Tamim palpated the ball coming with bullet speed with great skill. Mathews-Chandimal’s 199-run partnership broke with this. Before returning, the former Sri Lankan captain completed the 12th century of his Test career. He made 124 off 219 balls with 11 boundaries and one six.

Earlier, Bangladesh passed two bad sessions. Mirpur was the only power in Sri Lanka. Opportunities were created a few times or the umpire’s finger was raised, but the fate and review did not come in favor of Bangladesh, only a picture of frustration has emerged.

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Mathews picked up a century with great batting. Mosaddeq Hossain’s ball was pushed to the leg side and the 13th century of his Test career was seen with a single. Mathews reached the three-figure mark with 264 balls. Another former captain Chandimal has fought on par with him. He got the 22nd half-century of his Test career before lunch. This batter did not stop there. He got a century in extraordinary batting. After hitting two boundaries in a row by Ebadat Hossain, he reached the three-digit house with a single. Chandimal completed the century with 161 balls.

Sri Lanka started the fourth day with 262 runs for 5 wickets.