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Ibrahim makes chances count

  • Published at 08:20 pm September 7th, 2019
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Afghanistan's Ibrahim Zadran glides one towards the leg-side during day three of their lone Test against Bangladesh in Chittagong Saturday Dhaka Tribune/Md Manik from Chittagong

Before being removed by off-spinner Nayeem Hasan, Ibrahim Zadran recorded his maiden Test half-century on debut, adding 87 off 208 balls

Dropped at silly point on zero in the third over of the innings and again on 66, Ibrahim Zadran has been the highlight of Afghanistan’s dominance over Bangladesh in the second innings. 

The visitor at stumps on day three have a huge lead over the 19-year old Test experienced side. 

Before being removed by off-spinner Nayeem Hasan, Ibrahim recorded his maiden Test half-century on debut, adding 87 off 208 balls.

The 17-year old Ibrahim has toured Bangladesh twice in the last two months. 

During the month-long tour of the county with Afghanistan A, Ibrahim had finished as the highest run-scorer in the two-match unofficial Test series, scoring 209, backed with two half-centuries. 

Ibrahim had also topped the batsmen’s list in the five-game unofficial one-day series with 273 runs, boosted with a century and one half-century.

ONLY TEST, DAY 3

AFGHANISTAN 1ST INNINGS        R    B

Ibrahim c Mahmudullah b Taijul     21    69

Ihsanullah b Taijul             9    36

Rahmat c Soumya b Nayeem         102    187

Shahidi c Soumya b Mahmudullah    14    32

Asghar c Mushfiq b Taijul                 92    174

Nabi b Nayeem             0    3

Zazai b Taijul                         41    115

Rashid c & b Miraz                    51    61

Qais c Mominul b Shakib                 9    15

Yamin c Soumya b Shakib                 0    7

Zahir not out                        0    5

Extras (lb 1, nb 2)                    3 

Total (117 Overs)                    342 all out

Fall Of Wickets

1-19 (Ihsanullah), 2-48 (Ibrahim), 3-77 (Shahidi), 4-197 (Rahmat), 5-197 (Nabi), 6-278 (Asghar), 7-299 (Zazai), 8-322 (Qais), 9-327 (Yamin), 10-342 (Rashid) 

Bowling

Taijul 41-5-116-4, Shakib 22-1-64-2, Miraz 28-5-73-1, Nayeem 13-0-43-2, Mahmudullah 4-0-9-1, Soumya 4-0-26-0, Mominul 4-0-9-0, Mosaddek 1-0-1-0

BANGLADESH 1ST INNINGS    R    B

Shadman c Zazai b Yamin     0    4

Soumya lbw b Nabi        17    66

Liton b Rashid             33    66

Mominul c Asghar b Nabi    52    71

Shakib lbw b Rashid         11    20

Mushfiq c Ibrahim b Rashid     0    2

Mahmudullah b Rashid     7    13

Mosaddek not out                        48    82

Miraz b Qais             11    31

Taijul b Nabi                            14    58

Nayeem lbw b Rashid                         7    12

Extras (b 4, lb 1)                        5 

Total (70.5 Overs)                        205 all out

1-0 (Shadman), 2-38 (Soumya), 3-54 (Liton), 4-88 (Shakib), 5-88 (Mushfiq), 6-104 (Mahmudullah), 7-130 (Mominul Haque), 8-146 (Miraz), 9-194 (Taijul), 10-205 (Nayeem)

Bowling

Yamin 10-2-21-1, Nabi 24-6-56-3, Zahir 9-1-46-0, Rashid 19.5-3-55-5, Qais 8-2-22-1

AFGHANISTAN 2ND INNINGS    R    B

Ihsanullah lbw b Shakib     4    3

Ibrahim c Mominul b Nayeem87    208

Rahmat c & b Shakib         0    1

Shahidi c Soumya b Nayeem     12    37

Asghar c Shakib b Taijul     50    108

Zazai not out            34    83

Nabi c Mominul b Miraz    8    13

Rashid b Taijul         24    22

Qais lbw b Shakib         14    26

Yamin not out            0    1

Extras (b 4)            4 

Total (83.4 Overs)        237/8 

Fall Of Wickets

1-4 (Ihsanullah), 2-4 (Rahmat), 3-28 (Shahidi), 4-136 (Asghar), 5-171 (Ibrahim), 6-180 (Nabi), 7-210 (Rashid), 8-235 (Qais)

Bowling

Shakib 16-3-53-3, Miraz 12-3-35-1, Taijul 24.4-5-68-2, Nayeem 17-2-61-2, Mominul 10-6-13-0, Mosaddek 4-1-3-0

Afghanistan lead by 374 runs