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Bangladesh A-India A Series

India A in driving seat against Bangladesh after Day 3



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Bangladesh A scored 49-2 at stumps on Day 3 during the second four-dayer at Sylhet International Stadium, on Thursday.

Shadman Islam and Mominul Haque were unbeaten on 22 and 4 runs respectively at the close of the day, still trail by 261 runs. 

Bangladesh lost the last match hero Zakir Hasan (12) early and opener Mahamudul Hasan Joy departed on 10 runs.  

India declared their innings on 562-9d on day three with skipper Abhimanyu Easwaran hitting successive centuries. He scored 157 off 248 balls aided by 14 boundaries and two sixes.

Then, Jayant Yadav and Saurabh Kumar put together 86 for the seventh wicket to push to cross 500 runs. Saurabh hit seven fours and two sixes in his 55 off 39 balls. Jayant and Navdeep Saini also scored half-centuries to grind Bangladesh A's attack.

Left-arm spinner Murad and fast bowler Musfik took three wickets each, while Sumon Khan finished with two wickets.