Captain Mominul Haque hit his 10th Take a look at century and offspinner Mehidy Hasan continued his simply produce for Bangladesh on the fourth day of the principle Take a look at towards West Indies.
Mominul’s 115 – reaching the 3,000 runs milestone all through – helped Bangladesh set a fearsome 395 runs purpose on Saturday for West Indies.
On the dwell of the day, the visitors reached 3-110, with two debutants Kyle Mayers 37 no longer out and Nkrumah Bonner on 15. Mehidy Hasan (3-52) took the entire three fallen wickets.
Resuming the day on 3-47, Bangladesh declared their second innings at 8-223 with Liton Das playing a critical feature alongside the captain.
Das struck 69 and shared 133 for the fifth wicket stand with Mominul to preserve the visitors pissed off.
West Indies got a glimmer of hope when offspinner Rahkeem Cornwall struck early, dismissing Mushfiqur Rahim for 18.
With the ball conserving low, Mominul and Liton had to be watchful.
Mominul done his 10th century off 173 balls, pushing the ball toward conceal for a speedy single.
This made him the very perfect centurion for Bangladesh, eclipsing opener Tamim Iqbal’s 9 tons. The century is also his seventh in Chattogram.
Both Mominul and Das fell in the set of 5 balls in a repeat to trot the scoreboard.
Presently after that, Bangladesh declared it innings to give them satisfactory time for guaranteeing the victory.
Cornwall and left-arm spinner Jomel Warrican grabbed three wickets every.
Chasing the aim of 395, West Indies openers – captain Kraigg Brathwaite (20) and John Campbell (23) – made a sedate launch, prior to every of them threw it away.
Offspinner Mehidy Hasan, who scored a century in Bangladesh’s first innings, got every of them in consecutive overs.
Mehidy then claimed the wicket of Shayne Moseley for 12 to leave West Indies 3-59.
With Bangladesh searching to shut in on victory, Bonner and Mayers resisted by sharing in a 51-lope unbroken fourth wicket stand.