Finally, Bangladesh is fighting back once again. Black Caps lost the track today and were finding a way to break up the partnership between Mushfiqur Rahim and Shakib Al Hasan. Just after Mominul’s wicket, things were changing. Mominul’s got out on the 2nd day without adding any run on the scoreboard. Shakib and Mushfiq were showing their capability to change the game plan of Black Caps by making a solid partnership.
It was a record-breaking day for Shakib Al Hasan and Mushfiqur Rahim. Both of them were breaking records one after another. Entire Bangladesh was waiting for this day. From the very beginning of New Zealand tour, Team Bangladesh was facing a lot of problems to get back their performance once again and in this test match, they just got it back.After waiting a lot, millions of fans of Bangladesh cricket got something amazing today from their heroes.
New Zealand bowlers created some chances to break the partnership between Musfique and Shakib Al Hasan. But all opportunities were missed by Black Caps fielders.Shakib Al Hasan becomes third Bangladeshi to score more than 200 in the test format, and at the same time, he becomes the highest scorer in a single innings in Bangladesh’s test cricket history. Mushfiqur Rahim and Tamim Iqbal made this history before. Tamim Iqbal was the highest scorer of a single innings in a test match But in this match, Shakib broke that record.
Bangladesh was trying to come back from the beginning of ODI series, but they couldn’t do. Team Tigers were hoping the same thing on t20 series also. But once again they failed. In this test series, Team Tigers got their energy back and showed their capability to the world.
In the press conference, Mushfiqur Rahim said that they would try to score more than 50 runs on the 3rd day. If they can do it then, Bangladesh will achieve another honor to score more than 600 runs in an innings. Let’s see what Bangladesh can do on the third day of the first test match.