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 3634 125
2 South Africa 3589 112
3 Australia 3499 106
4 New Zealand 2354 102
5 England 3772 97
6 Sri Lanka 2914 94
Rank Team Points Rating
1 England 5751 125
2 India 5492 122
3 South Africa 3842 113
4 New Zealand 4602 112
5 Pakistan 3279 102
6 Australia 3548 101
Rank Team Points Rating
1 Pakistan 3270 131
2 Australia 1894 126
3 India 3932 123
4 New Zealand 2542 116
5 England 1951 115
6 South Africa 2058 114