West Indies 1st Innings: 201/2 (68 Overs, RR: 2.95)
Performers – Day 1:
Batting: KC Brathwaite 88* off 204 balls, DS Smith 58 off 123 balls, Kieron Powell 48 off 65 balls.
Bowling: Abu Jayed 1/55 in 16 overs, Mahmudullah 1/6 in 3 overs, Shakib Al Hasan 0/22 in 12 overs, Rubel Hossain 0/24 in 12 overs.
Highlights & Analysis
West Indies Vs Bangladesh: Bangladesh 1st Innings
The pitch was grassy and the fast bowlers were expected to rip through the opposition’s line-up. Unlucky for Bangladesh, as Windies won the toss and unsurprisingly Jason Holder chose to bowl first.
Captain Jason Holder won the toss and the WINDIES will bowl first vs Bangladesh in the 1st Test of the 2- match iPay series at the Sir Vivian Richards Cricket Ground in Antigua. #WIvBA#ItsOurGamepic.twitter.com/8jPDEEE5IP
Bangladesh bowled out for 43 in just 99 minutes and 18.4 overs in Antigua.
Bangladesh’s lowest total in Tests
Lowest total by any side vs Windies
Lowest total in Windies
10th joint lowest total in Tests
8th shortest completed innings in Tests#WIvBAN
Fewest balls bowled to take 5 wickets in a spell in Tests:
12 Monty Noble, Aus v Eng, Melbourne, 1902
12 Jacques Kallis, SA v Ban, Potchefstroom, 2002
12 KEMAR ROACH, WI v Ban, North Sound, 2018#WIvBAN
Kemar Roach’s bowling figures 5 for 8 are the equal second best bowling figures inside the first ten overs of an innings since ball-by-ball records began in 1999. Vernon Philander took 5 for 5 v New Zealand in 2013; Stuart Broad 5 for 8 v Australia in 2015. #WIvBan