Pacers and openers put West Indies in management on day one
A 67-run opening partnership following a dominant show by the quick bowlers put the house workforce in a great place within the second Take a look at.
Quick bowlers make their mark
Regardless of dropping each their openers, Bangladesh put up an honest show within the opening session on day one and the guests would have hoped to place up a rating in extra of 300 heading into the lunch break.
The West Indies quick bowlers although had different concepts and put the breaks on within the second session lowering the guests from 105/2 to 138/6.
The West Indies seamers saved their foot on the throttle all through the innings sharing the ten wickets between them. Each Jayden Seales and Alzarri Joseph picked up three wickets every, whereas Anderson Phillip and Kyle Mayers every secured two-wicket hauls for themselves in an excellent show of quick bowling on a pitch that appeared conducive for batting.
Liton Das retains his good type going
If there may be one batter from the present Bangladesh lineup that you may belief to ship, it’s Liton Das.
The 27-year-old put up a valiant 53, taking his tally to 4 fifties along with his two centuries in 2022.
With Bangladesh reeling within the second session, Das put up two necessary partnerships with Mehidy Hasan Miraz and Shoriful Islam taking Bangladesh nearer to the 200-run mark.
Das has already scored 640 runs on this calendar 12 months, placing him fourth on the record of most runs scored in 2022, solely 101 runs behind the chief Usman Khawaja at 751 runs.
Openers set the platform for West Indies on day one
Captain Kraigg Brathwaite (30*) and John Campbell (32*) have arrange a strong basis for the house workforce to place up an enormous first innings rating.
The Carribean facet path by solely 167 runs on the shut of play on day one and with all 10 wickets in hand, they may very well be taking a look at an enormous first innings lead on a comparatively good batting floor.
At the moment on 42 factors, West Indies have the prospect to extend their ICC World Take a look at Championship factors tally to 54 if they’re profitable in profitable this Take a look at and sealing the sequence 2-0.