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Shakib Leads Bangladesh To Historic 20-run Win In Dhaka

Shakib ul Hasan picks 5 wickets as Bangladesh register historic win beating Australia by 20 runs in the opening test of two-match series in Dhaka

Chasing 265 to win, Australia were bundled out for 244 in the post-lunch session on the penultimate day.

David Warner top-scored for Australia with his 19th test century, while Shakib al Hasan was the pick of the Bangladesh bowlers with figures of 5 for 85.

After David Warner's superb 112, the tourists lost wickets in ahead surrendering their advantage on a dramatic day.


Chittagong hosts the second and final test from Monday.