Mominul Haque

Mominul Haque scored his second consecutive ton against New Zealand in Test cricket © AFP

Oct 25, 2013

Bangladesh were positioned well at the end of Day Four of the second and the final Test match against New Zealand at Dhaka. Mominul Haque scored his second consecutive century and is the only person after Tamim Iqbal to achieve this stupendous feat.

Mominul is unbeaten on 126; Tamim went for 70. At stumps Shakib Al Hasan was unbeaten on 32. Bangladesh lead by 114 runs and have seven wickets in hand.

New Zealand earlier had taken a lead of 155 runs and Neil Wagner got couple of Bangladesh wickets early.

Brief scores:

Bangladesh 282 (Tamim Iqbal 95, Marshall Ayub 41, Mominul Haque 47; Neil Wagner 5 for 64, Ish Sodhi 3 for 59) and 269 for 3 (Tamim Iqbal 70, Mominul Haque 126*; Neil Wagner 2 for 52) lead New Zealand 437 (Kane Williamson 62, Corey Anderson 116, BJ Watling 70*; Shakib Al Hasan 5 for 103) by 114 runs.

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