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  • 9:29 AM IST

    We are all set to begin! Shadman Islam and Imrul Kayes make their way out to the middle. The Indian players are also making their way to the middle. Ishant Sharma will start the proceedings for the hosts.

  • 9:25 AM IST

    The players from both sides are out on the ground to stand in respect of the respective National Anthems.

  • 9:13 AM IST

    Bangladesh (PLAYING XI)- Imrul Kayes, Shadman Islam, Mohammad Mithun, Mominul Haque(C), Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah, Liton Das(WK), Mehidy Hasan, Taijul Islam, Abu Jayed, Ebadat Hossain.

  • 9:13 AM IST

    India (PLAYING XI)- Mayank Agarwal, Rohit Sharma, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli(C), Ajinkya Rahane, Ravindra Jadeja, Wriddhiman Saha(WK), Ravichandran Ashwin, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma.

  • 9:13 AM IST

    Indian skipper, Virat Kohli says that the pitch has a bit of grass on it and adds that historicaaly the pitch is suited to bowl first. Further adds that they are playing 3 seamers and this will help them. Tells they wanted to bowl first as the pitch looks good to bat on Day 2 onwards. Further tells they are playing 2 spinners so Virat thinks they are covered for the third innings as well. On his team changes, Virat tells they are just looking at the pitch and hence Shahbaz Nadeem misses out to give way for Ishant Sharma.

  • 9:13 AM IST

    Bangladesh skipper, Mominul Haque says that it is a good pitch for batting and hence they decision to bat first. Further says that the pitch will do something in the fourth innings. Adds that this a good opportunity for him to captain his country.

  • 9:12 AM IST

    Toss – The two captains are out in the middle for the toss. Up goes the coin and it comes down in Bangladesh’s favour. They choose to bat first.

  • 9:12 AM IST

    Pitch report – Murali Kartik is down for the pitch report, he says the it a red soil wicket. He is joined by Sunil Gavaskar who says that it is a very good wicket. Further adds that the new ball bowlers will enjoy bowling on this wicket. Adds that the pitch will get slower but not from day 1. Adds that there is a bit of moisture on this wicket. Further goes on to say that the team winning the toss will look to bat first.

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