Mushfiqur, Sabbir defy Lyon spin: 2nd Test, Day 1 (Chittagong)

Skipper Mushfiqur Rahim and Sabbir Rahman shared a century stand to help Bangladesh fight back from Nathan Lyon's five-wicket haul.

The hosts were struggling at 117-5 but edged ahead late in the day to close on 253 for six. Rahman made a career best 66 (six fours and one six off 113 balls) and Rahim negotiated 149 balls during his unbeaten 62.

Lyon was rewarded with 4 LBW dismissals during his marathon spells which yielded 5-77.

Bangladesh 253 for 6 (Mushfiqur 62*, Shabbir 66, Nasir 19*, Lyon 5-77) v Australia.

Sept 2017.

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