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CHITTAGONG: Opener Tamim Iqbal

Published: 08th February 2018 03:58 PM  |   Last Updated: 03rd March 2018 11:42 AM   |  A+A-

CHITTAGONG: Opener Tamim Iqbal made 52 as Bangladesh reached 120-2 at lunch on the opening day of the first test against Sri Lanka on Wednesday.

Tamim and fellow opener Imrul Kayes combined for 72 after captain Mahmudullah opted to bat first.

Tamim launched Bangladesh's innings in aggressive style, hitting pace bowler Lahiru Kumara three boundaries in succession in the second over of the day.

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