STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

India A 91/1 after Bangladesh declare at 224/8 in warm-up

India A's left-arm medium pacer Aniket Choudhary put up an impressive show, picking up 4/26 in 12 overs.

Published: 06th February 2017 12:53 AM  |   Last Updated: 06th February 2017 12:53 AM   |  A+A-

Mushfiqur Rahim(Bangladesh) , who scored 58 against India A team at a test match held at Hyderabad on sunday. (R Satish Babu | EPS)

By PTI

HYDERABAD: India A emerged as the dominant side as they raced to 91 for one after Bangladesh declared their innings at 224 for eight on the first day of their two-day warm-up match here today.

Batting first after winning the toss, only two Bangladeshi batsmen - skipper Mushfiqur Rahim and Soumya Sarkar - have had decent batting practice days before the one-off Test against world number one India.

While Mushfiqur made 58 off 106 balls, Sarkar struck 52 off 73 at the Gymkhana Ground.

At stumps, Priyank Panchal (40) and Shreyas Iyer (29) were at the crease for India A. India A trailed by 133 runs with nine wickets remaining.

Sabbir Rahman (33), Liton Das and Mahmudullah (both 23) pitched in with useful contributions for the visiting side.

India A's left-arm medium pacer Aniket Choudhary put up an impressive show, picking up 4/26 in 12 overs.

Choudhary missed a hat-trick in the 61st over after having got the wickets of Mushfiqur and Mehdi Hasan.

Bangladesh's seasoned player Shakib Al Hasan did not play the match.

Bangladesh suffered a setback in the fifth over with local lad CV Milind picking up the wicket of opener Imrul Kayes.

After the departure of openers Tamim Iqbal and Kayes, Sarkar and Mushfiqur steadied the ship with their steady batting.

Besides Choudhary, CV Milind, Vijay Shankar, Shahbaz Nadeem and Kuldeep Yadav claimed one wicket each for the home team.

The visitors declared their innings in the 67th over though they had two wickets in hand.

Opener Panchal scored 40 in 62 balls, with the help of six boundaries.

India A skipper Abhinav Mukund was dismissed by Subhashis Roy after making 16.

The one-off Test between Bangladesh and India is scheduled to be held in the city from February 9.

Stay up to date on all the latest Cricket news with The New Indian Express App. Download now

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp