Bangladesh vs Afghanistan, BAN vs AFG Only Test, Day 3 LIVE streaming: Teams, time in IST and where to watch on TV and online in India

SO IT’S EARLY STUMPS ON DAY 3 DUE TO BAD LIGHT.

Over 83.4: Players are going off the field. Looks like it’s due to bad light. Out comes the light metre. Afghanistan 237/8, lead by 372 runs

Over 82.5: WICKET! Shakib-Al-Hasan strikes as Qais Ahmed has been given lbw. He reviews but the ball-tracking confirms on-field decision. He scored 14. Score 235/8, lead by 372 runs

Over 73.3: WICKET! Taijul Islam cleans up Rashid Khan on 24. Afghanistan 210/7, lead by 347 runs

Over 73: After Mohammed Nabi’s dismissal, captain Rashid Khan and Afsar Zazai have taken control of the innings and stretched the lead to 346 runs. Score 209/6

Over 60: So tea-break has been taken on Day 3. Afghanistan continue to tighten their grip over this Test having reached 156/4 and an overall lead of 293 runs

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Over 50.6: WICKET! Taijul Islam breaks the century partnership as he has Asghar Afghan caught by captain Shakib Al Hasan. Asghar scored 50 off 108. Score 136/4, lead by 273 runs

Over 47.4: FIFTY for Asghar Afghan – second of the match for the Afghanistan veteran. Score 134/3 lead by 271 runs

Over 36.5: FIFTY for Ibrahim Zadran – took him 117 deliveries to reach the milestone. Score 99/3, lead by 236 runs

Over 26: LUNCH on Day 3! Five wickets have fallen in the first session today – two of Bangladesh and three of Afghanistan. Clearly, bowler’s are calling the shots here now. Afghanistan 56/3, lead by 193 runs

Over 14.4: WICKET! Brilliant from Nayeem Hasan as he induces an edge from Hashmatullah Shahidi to have him caught at first slip. He scored 12. Score 28/3, leas by 165 runs

Over 0.4: WICKET! Two in two for Shakib Al Hasan and this time it’s Rahmat Shah, centurion in Afghanistan’s first innings. A simple caught and bowled. He’s on a hat-trick. Score 4/2

Over 0.3: WICKET! Well, that was quick. Ihsanullah struck a four off the very first ball and then departs two balls later after being trapped lbw by Shakib. Score 4/1

Afghanistan openers are out in the middle for their second innings

Over 70.5: WICKET! Rashid Khan has completed a five-for – his second in Test cricket. Bangladesh have been bowled out for 205 in their first innings on Day 3. Afghanistan take 137-run lead.

Day 2 review

Spin sensation Rashid Khan starred with bat and ball on Friday as Afghanistan took command in the one-off Test against Bangladesh in Chittagong.

Rashid hit 51 off 61 balls to take Afghanistan to 342 in their first innings and then claimed 4-47 to leave Bangladesh struggling at 194 for eight at stumps on the second day.

Mominul Haque scored the only half-century for Bangladesh, 52 off 71 balls, while Mosaddek Hossain remained unbeaten on 44 to spare some blushes for the home side against the Test minnows.

Below are the details of how you can watch and follow the contest live

What: Bangladesh vs Afghanistan, Only Test, Day 3

When: September 7 (Saturday)

Where: Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chattogram

Time: 9:30 am IST

On TV: Star Sports Network

Live streaming: Hotstar

Playing XIs

Bangladesh: Soumya Sarkar, Shadman Islam, Mominul Haque, Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Shakib Al Hasan (c), Mahmudullah, Liton Das, Mosaddek Hossain, Mehidy Hasan, Taijul Islam, Nayeem Hasan

Afghanistan: Ihsanullah Janat, Ibrahim Zadran, Rahmat Shah, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Asghar Afghan, Mohammad Nabi, Afsar Zazai (wk), Rashid Khan (c), Yamin Ahmadzai, Qais Ahmad, Zahir Khan