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How Australia’s Warner and Lyon found patience to rescue Bangladesh series

The opener and spinner curbed instincts to smash or spin every ball and instead opted for more thoughtful approach suited to the subcontinentHow often does a Test series reach the end and demand another match? South Africa and Australia in 2011 is a st…

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Australia beat Bangladesh on day four of second Test – as it happened

Bangladesh 305 & 157; Australia 377 & 87-3; Australia win by seven wicketsNathan Lyon takes six wickets to add to his seven in the first innings 12.07pm BST Related: Nathan Lyon’s wickets propel Australia to second Test win over Bangladesh 12…

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Nathan Lyon’s wickets propel Australia to second Test win over Bangladesh

Bangladesh 305 & 157; Australia 377 & 87-3; Australia win by seven wicketsOffspinner does damage with ball as Australia level series at 1-1 It was nothing short of a clinic. Claiming his third consecutive six-wicket haul, Nathan Lyon orchestrat…

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Australia edge ahead of Bangladesh after David Warner century and late collapse

Australia 377-9 at stumps; Bangladesh 305Warner scores 123 but tourists slump from 298-3David Warner’s second successive hundred against Bangladesh helped Australia to a 72-run lead on the third day of the second and final Test in Chittagong on Wednesd…

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Bangladesh v Australia: second Test, day three – as it happened

David Warner’s second successive hundred against Bangladesh helped his side maintain their slight advantage on the third day 12.49pm BST A day for the home side. All told, Australia lost 7-for-124. It never looked like happening when Warner and Handsc…

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David Warner lays solid foundations for Australia against Bangladesh

Bangladesh 305; Australia 225-2 (65 overs); Australia trail by 80 runsWarner unbeaten on 88 at close of play on day two in ChittagongDavid Warner made 88 not out and featured in two significant partnerships to lead Australia’s robust reply to Banglades…

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Bangladesh v Australia: second Test, day two – as it happened

Bangladesh 305; Australia 225-2 (65 overs)Australia lose Steve Smith but David Warner and Peter Handscomb stand firm 12.15pm BST Well, Warner takes a single from the first ball of this final over, down the ground off Taijul. Bit harsh! But still, only …

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Nathan Lyon puts Bangladesh in a spin but Australia fail to take control

• Bangladesh 253 for six at stumps on day one of the second Test• Lyon claims five for 77 in three-pronged Australia spin attackThe Bangladesh captain, Mushfiqur Rahim, and Sabbir Rahman shared a century stand to initiate a fight back from Nathan Lyon’…

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Bangladesh v Australia: second Test, day one – as it happened

Bangladesh end day one 253-6Nathan Lyon takes 5-77, his third five-for in a rowAustralia must win in Chittagong to level the series 12.15pm BST This excellent Test series has delivered another fascinating day’s cricket, one that will give both sides ca…

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Selection and weather doubts cloud Australia’s plans for Bangladesh rematch

• Handscomb could replace Wade behind the stumps for second Test• Steve O’Keeffe expected to come into team as third spinner in ChittagongAustralia will head into the second Test against Bangladesh with an unsettled lineup and an unfavourable weather f…

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Defeat to Bangladesh was painful but hardly Australian cricket’s lowest ebb | Adam Collins

The performance of Steve Smith’s side in the first Test was bog-standard but there is no disgrace in losing to this Bangladesh teamLet’s start by clarifying what Australia’s loss to Bangladesh is not. Firstly, it is no disgrace. There is a reason why t…

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Bangladesh claim historic Test victory as Australia capitulate

Bangladesh 260 and 221; Australia 217 and 244 Bangladesh win by 20 runs – their first Test victory over AustraliaView the full scorecard hereIt was only going to take one. As an overnight consensus, it was proven spot on. As soon as Bangladesh saw the …

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Bangladesh beat Australia on day four of first Test – as it happened

Bangladesh 260 and 221; Australia 217 and 244Hosts win by 20 runs in first Test victory over Australia 8.52am BST On that note, I must run. Steve Smith is about to start his media conference. Thanks for your wonderful company this week. We’ve had a cla…

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Australia manoeuvre into winning position in first Test against Bangladesh

Bangladesh 260 and 221; Australia 217 and 109-2Steve Smith and David Warner will resume on day four chasing 156 to winDavid Warner buried his subcontinent demons to give Australia the chance to pull off a miracle win over Bangladesh in the first Test i…

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Bangladesh v Australia: first Test, day three – as it happened

Australia 109-2 chasing 265 to winBangladesh all out for 221 in Dhaka 12.59pm BST And here’s your report from the day’s play: Related: Australia manoeuvre into winning position in first Test against Bangladesh 12.33pm BST Another belting day of Test c…

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Shakib Al Hasan brilliance gives Bangladesh the edge against Australia

Bangladesh close day two 45-1, a lead of 88 at stumps on day twoAll-rounder Shakib claims 5-68 in first Test in DhakaShakib Al Hasan lit up his 50th Test with all-round brilliance to help Bangladesh claim a handy first-innings lead over a listless Aust…

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