The Tigers in relief on the day of Tamim’s century

The Tigers in relief on the day of Tamim's century

At the end of the third day of the Chittagong Test, Bangladesh was 69 runs behind Sri Lanka. The Tigers finished the day with 316 runs for 3 wickets on Tuesday. Mushfiqur Rahim is unbeaten on 53 and Liton Das is unbeaten on 55. The Tigers in relief on the day of Tamim’s century.

Earlier, Naeem Islam’s spin ended Sri Lanka’s first innings at 398 runs. Angelo Mathews scored 199 runs. And Naeem Islam alone took 6 wickets for Bangladesh.

Unbeaten Tamim Iqbal and Mahmudul Hasan Joy came on the field with 6 runs on Tuesday. For their welfare, after five years, Bangladesh got the inaugural pairing of hundreds.
But that relief did not last long. Joy took the path to the dressing room as the first wicket of Bangladesh by stepping on the leaf trap of Sri Lanka. He had to stop with 56 runs off 142 balls.

Nazmul Hossain Shant, who came to the crease after that, could not stay in the crease for long. He made only 1 run in 22 balls. Later, captain Muminul Haque was uncomfortable after coming to the wicket. In the end he made 2 runs from 19 balls. The Tigers in relief on the day of Tamim’s century.

Tamim’s discomfort increased after his dismissal. In extreme heat, there is no water and the field has to be left. He returned to the toilet as a retired heart. Tamim made 133 runs from 217 balls. Later, Liton and Mushfiqur painted the last part of the day.

Source: bd-protidin

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