Bangladesh openers look to continue their domination over Pakistan bowlers © AFP
Bangladesh openers look to continue their domination over Pakistan bowlers © AFP

Bangladesh take on Pakistan on Day 5 of the first of the two-match test series at the Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium in Khulna on Friday. After dismissing Pakistan for 648, Bangladesh have gained control back over Pakistan with the bat as they stand in a strong position with some record breaking innings from the openers. Live Scorecard: Bangladesh vs Pakistan, 1st Test, Day 5 at Khulna

Earlier, Pakistan started the day with the score of 537 for the loss of five, as Asad Shafiq and Sarfraz Ahmed continued after scoring their respective half-centuries on Day 3. However, Bangladesh bowlers bounced back and kept claiming wickets as a result, they were bowled out for 628, with a healthy lead of 296. Live Updates: Bangladesh vs Pakistan, 1st Test, Day 5 at Khulna

The post-tea session saw more crackers from the Bangladesh openers as they continued to dominate Pakistan bowlers. Both put-up the 150-run stand, eventually as they played big strokes and dealt especially in boundaries. Tamim quickly scored his seventh Test century, with 11 fours and three sixes in 123 deliveries. READ: Bangladesh break numerous records Day 4