At stumps of day two of the only preparation match in the South Africa tour, Bangladesh scored 6 runs playing three overs. With 10 wickets remaining in hand, the visitors are trailing by a single run. [নিউজটি বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ প্রস্তুতি ম্যাচে লড়াই চলছে সমানে-সমান]
Wicket keeper batsman Litton Kumar Das opened the innings with Imrul Kayes; both were unbeaten scoring 2 and 4 runs respectively.
Earlier in the day, Cricket South Africa XI scored 313 runs in reply to Bangladesh first innings total of 307/6 (dec) gaining 6 runs lead.
The visiting team bowlers showed equally well implemented performance. Mustafizur Rahman, Subashis Roy, Mehedi Hasan Miraz, Taskin Ahmed and Taijul Islam all captured 1 wicket each while Shafiul Islam claimed 2.
For CSA XI, S Von Berg scored highest 62 runs and Zubayr Hamza made 60.
Bangladesh’s first innings was adorned by three half centuries. Mominul Haque, Mushfiqur Rahim and Sabbir Rahman scored 68, 63 and 58 respectively.
The first Test against South Africa will kick off on 28th of this month before the second Test is scheduled to take place on 6th of October.