Bangladesh tailender Abul Hasan took world cricket by storm, slamming a century on Test debut against West Indies. Although the Caribbean’s recovered from the Hasan blaze to win the Test at Khulna, the stunning knock by Hasan would remain among the best played by a lower-order bat in Test cricket.
West Indies are all set to complete a 2-0 whitewash over hosts Bangladesh in the Sahara Cup Test Series. By Stumps on Day 4, Bangladesh did put up a brave fight but they were already out of the contest after conceding a massive first innings lead.
West Indies won the 4th ODI at St Kitts by dash runs and with that capture the 5-match series 3-1. This was despite a heroic century from New Zealand Skipper Ross Taylor, who made 110 from just 115 balls.
Tino Best made a sensational return to international cricket on Sunday, slamming 95 off 112 balls, while batting at number 11, and innings featuring 14 fours and a six. It was a knock that exasperated the English bowlers and killed the belief that they could finish off the West Indian innings easily.
Perhaps it is because they think it certain that this game will end in a tame draw; or perhaps they feared there would have been more disruptions due to the weather; or maybe it was the ticket prices; £43 is a lot of money in these hard times.