Bangladesh A seal four-day match

Bangladesh A seal four-day match

Bangladesh A have registered a five-wicket win in the one-off unofficial Test against Ireland A at Sylhet International Cricket Stadium. [বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ চারদিনের ম্যাচে শান্তদের দাপুটে জয়]

Bangladesh A were required 132 runs to win. The hosts lost two wickets for 27 runs at stumps on day three. Andy McBrine, who hit early blows in Bangladesh A’s run-chase, sent back Sadman Islam for 25 and Mohammad Al-Amin for 24 early in the fourth morning.

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After losing four wickets for 60 runs, Yasir Ali and Nurul Hasan Sohan settled things down and went to lunch with 107 runs in 32 overs, needing just 25 more to win. Their 71-run stand helped Bangladesh A reach the target in 39.3 overs.

Yasir played an unbeaten 68-ball 47-run knock with seven fours and one six. Sohan was dismissed just before the winning moment. He made 31 off 41 including three fours and a six.

Brief scores:

Ireland A 255 and 213

Bangladesh A 377 and 132/5 (Yasir 47*, Sohan 31; McBrine 4/63, Smith 1/8)

Bangladesh A won by 5 wickets

Man of the Match: Sadman Islam (108 and 25)

 

-Ruffin, Correspondent, bdcrictime.com