India are in firm control of the Hyderabad Test match against Bangladesh as they made 687 for 6 declared on Day 2. In response, Bangladesh were 41 for 1 at stumps. Day 3 is slated to start at 9.30 am IST and the telecast will be available on the Star Sports network. You can also catch the online streaming of the match on Hotstar. Also Read - IND vs AUS 2021: Bharat Arun Reveals Team India's Success Mantra Against Australia, Credits Neil Wagner For Inspiring Them to Bowl Short
Virat Kohli has stole the show in Hyderabad as he slammed yet another double century – 204 – before going back to the hut. Also, joining the party was Wriddhiman Saha who made 106 not out. It has been a fabulous batting strip and the likes of Kohli, Saha, Murali Vijay (108), Cheteshwar Pujara (83) and Ajinkya Rahane (82) have cashed in. Also Read - Virat Kohli Should Step Down as India Captain to Prolong His Batting Career: Bishan Singh Bedi
Bangladesh will require a similar effort if they are to make a match of this. They will have to bat the entire day on Saturday as Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja will look to unleash their magic. Also check-India vs Bangladesh, Live Score, One-off Test Match, India vs Bangladesh, 2017 Also Read - Revealed: The Tactical Masterstroke From Ravi Shastri That Sparked India's Comeback in Australia
The only respite for Bangladesh is that the conditions are superb for batting, both out in the middle, as well as weather wise. But Day 3 will decide whether we can expect a draw or not.
Here is a look at the XIs from both squads-
India: Murali Vijay, KL Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (captain), Ajinkya Rahane, Wriddhiman Saha (wicketkeeper), Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ishant Sharma and Umesh Yadav
Bangladesh: Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Mominul Haque, Mahmudullah, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim (captain & wicketkeeper), Sabbir Rahman, Mehedi Hasan, Taijul Islam, Taskin Ahmed and Kamrul Islam Rabbi