Mushfiqur Rahim, Sabbir Rahman pull Bangladesh out of trouble against Australia after Nathan Lyon's havoc

FirstCricket Staff, Sep,04 2017
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    The day belonged to Australia's Nathan Lyon, who scalped his third consecutive third five-for. However, Bangladesh fought back, courtesy twin fifties from captain Mushfiqur Rahim and Sabbir Rahman. Image courtesy: Twitter @ICC

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    Bangladesh were dealt an early blow when Nathan Lyon trapped hosts' mainstay Tamim Iqbal for 9. AP

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    Australia's Nathan Lyon celebrates the dismissal of Bangladesh's Soumya Sarkar with his teammates. AP

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    Australian players celebrate the dismissal of Bangladesh's Shakib Al Hasan for 24. AP

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    Bangladesh's captain Mushfiqur Rahim and Sabbir Rahman forged a 105-run stand to pull the hosts out of trouble. AP

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    Bangladesh's Sabbir Rahman counter-attacked before perishing for 66 against Nathan Lyon. AP

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    Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim slammed his 18th Test fifty and remained unbeaten on 62. AP




Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 5313 121
2 South Africa 4484 115
3 Australia 4174 104
4 New Zealand 3489 100
5 England 4829 99
6 Sri Lanka 4374 95
Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 7594 122
2 South Africa 6911 117
3 New Zealand 6716 116
4 England 6936 116
5 Australia 6376 112
6 Pakistan 4877 96
Rank Team Points Rating
1 Pakistan 3272 126
2 Australia 2513 126
3 India 3770 122
4 New Zealand 3013 116
5 West Indies 2538 115
6 England 2402 114