First Test, Day 4: Bangladesh hit back after Kieran Powell's second ton

It looks like a good Test match in the offing if West Indies do declare positively and Bangladesh bat with some resilience yet again.

updated: November 16, 2012 18:43 IST
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Dhaka: Kieran Powell smashed a century in each innings for West Indies, before Bangladesh captured late wickets to keep alive hopes of an unlikely result in the first Test in Dhaka on Friday (November 16).

Powell, 22, scored 110 for his second century of the match to anchor his team to 244 for 6 at close on the fourth day, leading by 215 runs and setting up an intriguing fifth and final day.

In the morning Bangladesh were dismissed for 556 runs in their first innings, taking a slender 29-run lead over West Indies' first knock of 527-4 declared.

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