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The first of the two Tests between Bangladesh and New Zealand has been a run fest. Both sides have compiled runs at will, and neither team looks to have a clear edge heading into Day 4. So far the match has produced 887 runs with the fall of 11 wickets. Bangladesh, in their first innings, declared at 595 for 8, while New Zealand in reply have milked 292 runs with the loss of just 3 wickets. There is still a lot of play left in the game, but going by the current scenario, the possibility of result is bleak.

Day 4 from Bangladesh s perspective

Bangladesh, having made 595 runs in their first innings, will be happy to see the sight of rain on Day Four as forecasted. The moisture in the air will only bring assistance to their fast bowlers, who until now have been ineffective. The team management will also want to sort out Subashis Roy s follow-though problem, which curtailed his performance on Day Three, after the debutant received official warnings from the umpires.

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Bangladesh will hope their premier bowlers to make early inroads into the home side s batting line-up, in the first session.

Day 4 from New Zealand s perspective

The BlackCaps will be the most content of the two sides so far. After spending just a tad above two days in the field, their batsmen did not show any signs of fatigue and kept them in chase. With Tom Latham still in the middle on 119* and Henry Nicholls looking well set on 35*, New Zealand have a chance to surpass Bangladesh total. The only cause of concern for the home side will be the nagging weather.

New Zealand still has Colin de Grandhomme, Mitchell Santner and most importantly BJ Watling waiting in their wings. Both de Grandhomme and Santner can adapt to the situation while Watling can accumulate runs at any pace he likes.

New Zealand s tail is quite a handful when it comes to scoring runs. With the likes of Tim Southee, Trent Boult and Neil Wagner, New Zealand can never be underestimated.