Best performances - Batsmen
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Hours of play (local time)
BANGLADESH 260(78.5 OVERS)1ST INNINGS AUSTRALIA 217(74.5 OVERS)1ST INNINGS BANGLADESH 221(79.3 OVERS)2ND INNINGS
Scorer: Sanjay Murari | Commentator: Deivarayan Muthu
The outfield of the Shere Bangla National Stadium has been rated "poor" by ICC match referee Jeff Crowe who oversaw the first Test between Bangladesh and Australia last month
They lost primarily because they hadn't played any competitive games ahead of the tour
Matt Renshaw's commitment to protecting his stumps is central to his batting approach and he is firm on adhering to it, despite his second-innings lbw dismissal in Dhaka
The Bangladesh opener is now on two demerit points, halfway to a suspension as per the ICC's disciplinary system
Australia's opening batsman talks of his century in Dhaka, and battling his troubles against spin in the subcontinent
Cricketers to score a half century and take ten wickets in a match on more than one occasion. Shakib al Hasan (2 times) joins Richard Hadlee (3 times) to this unique feat.
Runs added by Steven Smith and David Warner - Highest fourth innings stand in Asia. There have been only four century stands for Aus in Asia in the 4th innings.
Centuries for David Warner away from home. He has 14 in Australia. Last time when Warner scored a century away was in 2014 against Pakistan at Abu Dhabi
Usman Khawaja's average in Asia from 9 innings. His highest score is 26. He averages 63.73 at home though.
Number of five-wicket hauls for Nathan Lyon in the second innings of a Test in Asia. He has five 5-wicket hauls in Asia out of the 10 he has taken in his career.
Instance of Australia chasing in excess of 200 to win a test in Asia.The only time they achieved it was against Bangladesh in 2006 at Fatullah.
Instances of Tamim Iqbal scoring a fifty in each innings of a Test. This is his 50th Test as well.
Wickets taken by Bangladesh Spinners out of the 48 wickets to fall to bowlers in the last three Tests played at home.
Number of bowlers to take a five wicket haul against all Test playing nations. Shakib joins Murali, Steyn and Herath to this feat
Instances where Peter Handscomb has crossed 15 runs from his 9 innings in Asia. In 7 of those knocks he has been dismissed between 15 and 35.
Single digit scores for Steven Smith in his last 23 innings. 3 of those times he has been dismissed for 8.
Number of spin bowlers from Australia to take more wickets than Nathan Lyon. Shane Warne leads the pack with 708 wickets while Lyon is on 249.
Last instance of Bangladesh losing three wickets for less than 10 runs to start a Test.. This was against New Zealand at Dhaka.
Losses for Australia from their last 13 Tests in Asia .They have 1 and drawn 1.
Last time Australia and Bangladesh played a Test series before this.Australia beat Bangladesh 2-0.