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Mominul Haque scored centuries in both the innings.

The 1st test match between two of the Asian giants Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. Took place at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong. Where Bangladesh won the toss and opt to bat. The pitch was flat as a highway. Bangladesh batsman took full advantage of the wicket as they scored 513 runs in their 1st innings. Suranga Lakman was the most effective bowler for Sri Lankan side as he picked 3 wickets for just 68 runs. Other than him all the other wickets were taken by the spinners.

Sri Lanka came into bat they lost their opening wicket without opening the account. Visitors find themselves in trouble. But then the terrific partnership of 308 runs built for the 2nd wicket. The duo of Kusal Mendis 196 and Dhananjaya de Silva 173 Takes the match away from the host. Sri Lanka made Bangladesh bowlers lifeless fro their wicket. Taijul Islam was the most effective bower for Bangladesh he bowed massive 67 overs to pick 4 wickets. Sri Lanka Post gigantic total of 713 in their 1st innings.

However, Bangladesh saves the test match with the brilliant effort from their batsman Mominul Haque and Liton Das 94.

Mominul Haque was the real star of Bangladesh batting. He scored 176& 105 in both innings.

Note: Mominul Haque declared player of the match.

 

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