The Tigers declared innings scoring 224 runs against India A team

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Monday, February 6th, 2017 | 0

Team Bangladesh visited India plenty of times but it is the very first time for the Tigers to play a Test series there in India which consists of just a match. Though, Bangladesh played a number of Test matches against India in Bangladesh but upcoming match will be staged in India which will be a new experience for the Tigers as well as a new challenge. Team India is quite strong according to their batting line up and so, the Tigers had to play a warm up match before performing in the main competition. According to the schedule, the Tigers are currently playing a two days warm up match against India A team and in the first day of the match, the Tigers declared their innings by scoring 224 runs. To make the score, they lost their nine wickets and according to the latest news, India A team is on the crease and at the end of the first day. they scored 91 runs by losing just a wicket.

The Tigers declared innings scoring 224 runs against India A team

Earlier yesterday, Bangladesh won the toss at Gymkhana Ground, Secunderabad and decided to bat first. The Tigers used their main squad but the absence of Shakib Al Hasan, they were in a little bit weaker. Bangladesh thought to make a large score to dominate but failed. Within just 22 runs, Bangladesh lost Imrul Kayes and in 44 runs, Tamim Iqbal was gone by Choudhary. The Tigers started to lose their wickets with a few runs difference where two batsmen named Soumya and captain Mushfiqur scored more than fifty runs so far. Captain has recovered from injury earlier and successfully proved himself where Soumya has come to the form it seems. Excluding this two batsmen, Only Sabbir went a little close to the fifty but finally finished in 33. When the team runs was 224, by then the Tigers lost their eight wickets. Captain Mushfiq did not want to lose their all wickets against India A team perhaps but there was also more reasons to declare the innings because the match duration was just two days. So, Mushfiq made the only choice and declared the innings so far. Indian bowlers were too well in the innings where Choudhary took highest four wickets.

As stated by the recent news, India A team is in batting by losing one wicket and scored 144 runs. Panchal and Iyer are on the crease with 58 and 64 runs respectively.

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