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Day 5

3246dCricinfo staff

Injured Laxman out of Bangladesh series

VVS Laxman will be returning to India from the two-Test series in Bangladesh after injuring his finger while dropping a catch in the first Test in Chittagong

Day 4

3247dThe Bulletin by Sidharth Monga

Bangladesh face fight for survival

Light permitting, eight Bangladesh wickets were left with the imposing task of playing out a minimum of 90 overs to save the Chittagong Test

3247dSriram Veera in Chittagong

'We are looking to win' - Shakib Al Hasan

Requiring another 348 runs to win with eight wickets in hand, Bangladesh need to bat out, weather permitting, six hours for a draw. However, captain Shakib Al Hasan has said they will go for the win

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Gautam Gambhir basks in golden spell

Gautam Gambhir's dab to third man, a shot that caused him much grief early in his career, is now one of the strengths of his batting

Day 3

3248dThe Bulletin by Sidharth Monga

India seize advantage despite Mahmudullah heroics

With Bangladesh throwing away their last four wickets and falling behind by one run, India didn't look the gift horse in the mouth and went on to extend their lead with nine wickets in hand

3248dSriram Veera in Chittagong

No instant major impact, says Simons

India's new bowling consultant has said the short nature of his six-week stint may not result in a major impact, but he will try to help the Indian bowlers as much as he can

3248dSriram Veera in Chittagong

An evolution is brewing

Has Bangladesh's cricket matured to that level? That one is still asking the question means it hasn't, but they aren't far away

Day 2

3249dSriram Veera in Chittagong

Siddons slams Bangladesh batting response

India may have been bowled out for 243 in the morning session but Bangladesh coach Jamie Siddons fears the hosts might have spoiled the second day by losing three wickets

3249dSriram Veera in Chittagong

When familiarity breeds respect

Sachin Tendulkar's has become such a scientific art these days that he has managed to eliminate risk and has almost made batting appear a routine. It's amazing how he has taken a capricious art and made it look a risk-free activity

Day 1

3250dSriram Veera in Chittagong

Guess who is ordinary now?

Even as wickets tumbled today it felt that something was missing, which would have made it a really satisfying day of watching for a cricket tragic. It wasn't Bangladesh who pulled the trigger, yet India went down like they were shot

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The game is not over yet - Tendulkar

Yesterday, Virender Sehwag shot from the hip and today Sachin Tendulkar used the weight of his reputation to deflect hard questions on Sehwag's statement


Bangladesh 4th innings Partnerships

1st8Tamim IqbalImrul Kayes
2nd39Shahriar NafeesTamim Iqbal
3rd32Mohammad AshrafulTamim Iqbal
4th18Tamim IqbalRaqibul Hasan
5th38Shakib Al HasanTamim Iqbal
6th10Mushfiqur RahimShakib Al Hasan
7th25MahmudullahMushfiqur Rahim
8th60Shahadat HossainMushfiqur Rahim
9th28Mushfiqur RahimShafiul Islam
10th43Mushfiqur RahimRubel Hossain