Mohammad Hafeez's ton came off 123 deliveries including eight boundaries and couple of sixes, along with a strike-rate of 82.11 © AFP (File Photo)
Mohammad Hafeez’s ton came off 123 deliveries including eight boundaries and couple of sixes, along with a strike-rate of 82.11 © AFP (File Photo)

Pakistan opener, Mohammad Hafeez, scored his eighth century in Test cricket, against Bangladesh, in the first Test of the two-match Test series, at Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium in Khulna on Wednesday. His ton came off 123 deliveries including eight boundaries and couple of sixes, along with a strike-rate of 82.11. Currently, Pakistan are 160 for the loss of a wicket, with Mohammad Hafeez on 102 and Azhar Ali on 36. LIVE Scorecard: Bangladesh vs Pakistan 2015, 1st Test at Khulna, Day 2

Following Bangladesh’s innings, it was Pakistan’s turn as the openers, in the form of Mohammad Hafeez and Sami Aslam walked out and batted good as they put-up the opening 50-run stand. However, just after the landmark was reached, it was the first breakthrough for Bangladesh as Aslam was dismissed for 20 by leg-spinner, Taijul Islam after being given caught behind off the DRS. LIVE Updates: Bangladesh vs Pakistan, 1st Test, Day 2 at Khulna

Bangladesh take on Pakistan in the first of the two-match Test series at the Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium in Khulna on Wednesday. Coming off an impressive 3-0 victory in the One-Day International (ODI) series, followed by the one-off Twenty20 International (T20I) win, Bangladesh will look to continue their good form in the longest format of the game as well. READ: Bangladesh have the edge over Pakistan at the end of Day 1