Stumps Bangladesh A 38 for one (Shadman 22*) trail Ireland A 255 (Singh 121, McBrine fifty seven, Mahedi 3-47) by 217 runs
Simi Singh’s maiden initially-course century salvaged Ireland A’s batting effectiveness right after they designed a very poor start off from Bangladesh A on the initially working day of their unofficial Test in Sylhet. The residence facet concluded on 38 for one in reaction to the visitors’ 255 all out.
Nathan Smith picked up Zakir Hasan in the 3rd about prior to Shadman Islam and captain Nazmul Hossain Shanto securely negotiated the remaining 12.5 overs, remaining unbeaten on 22 and fifteen respectively.
Ireland A experienced before dropped a few wickets for 29 runs when Singh arrived at the crease. He lasted practically 4 hrs in which he struck 19 fours and 4 sixes in his 159-ball remain.
Singh added 79 runs for the fourth wicket with Sean Terry (twenty). Singh scored most of the runs in the subsequent number of partnerships prior to Andy McBrine – coming into bat at No. nine – aided him out with fifty seven, only his next initially-course fifty. He struck 8 fours in his 62-ball knock as the pair added forty eight runs for the ninth wicket.
Offspinner Mahedi Hasan took a few wickets even though there were two each for pace bowlers Kamrul Islam Rabbi and Ebadat Hossain and legspinner Jubair Hossain. Sunzamul Islam, the remaining-arm spinner who was lately dropped from Bangladesh’s ODI squad, took one particular wicket.