1st Test Day 1: Zimbabwe 236/5 at stumps in Sylhet

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3 November, 2018 17:48 PM

1st Test Day 1: Zimbabwe 236/5 at stumps in Sylhet

Hamilton Masakadza restored parity with a half-century. Photo: AFP

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Zimbabwe have ended the first day's proceedings of the first Test of the two-match Test series against Bangladesh at 236/5 with Peter Moor unbeaten at 37 while Sean Williams scored 88 in the innings for Zimbabwe.

Captain Hamilton Masakadza, the right-handed batsman played a 52-run innings for the visitors in Sylhet International Cricket Stadium.

Taijul Islam was the best of the Bangladeshi bowlers taking two wickets while Abu Jayed, Nazmul Islam and Mahmudullah picked one wicket each.

Playing XI

Bangladesh: Liton Das, Imrul Kayes, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Mominul Haque, Mushfiqur Rahim(w), Mahmudullah(c), Ariful Haque, Mehidy Hasan, Taijul Islam, Nazmul Islam, Abu Jayed

Zimbabwe: Hamilton Masakadza(c), Brian Chari, Brendan Taylor, Sean Williams, Sikandar Raza, Peter Moor, Regis Chakabva(w), Brandon Mavuta, Wellington Masakadza, Kyle Jarvis, Tendai Chatara