2nd Test, Day 1: Openers Help West Indies Challenge Bangladesh Bowlers

Leon Johnson and Kraigg Brathwaite put on 143 for the opening wicket on the opening day to help West Indies score 246/3 against Bangladesh.

updated: September 14, 2014 10:32 IST
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Leon Johnson in action against Bangladesh. (Image courtesy: WICB/Randy Brooks)

Castries, St. Lucia: Opening batsmen Leon Johnson and Kraigg Brathwaite hit half centuries as the West Indies built a strong first-day total of 246-3 against Bangladesh in the second cricket test at Beausejour Stadium on Saturday.

Left-hander Johnson, on debut, compiled 66 off 162 balls. He struck five fours and a six. (Scorecard)

Brathwaite, fresh off a double century in the first test victory, struck 63 off 150 deliveries. He hit five boundaries.

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