Second Test Preview: Bangladesh vs. Zimbabwe
Second Test Preview: Bangladesh vs. Zimbabwe

Bangladesh have everything at stake in this match. Zimbabwe completely humiliated them in the previous match, losing by a massive margin of 151 runs. The fact that this loss came at home, and against a team placed below them in the ICC rankings, hurt their pride even more. The Tigers are wounded, but it is said that a wounded Tiger is even more dangerous.

So the hosts will hopefully make an even stronger comeback in this match. Their main concern in the last few Test matches has been their batting. They haven't crossed the score of 200 in the last eight innings, which sums up why they have always been on the wrong side of the results, despite their bowlers doing so well. So batting is an area they need to work on. Their bowling, especially their spin department, has been fantastic as per usual. Their bowling is something they would bank on once again in this match.

Zimbabwe, on the other hand, have shown a lot of courage, determination and grit so far on this tour. Nobody would have expected them to win the previous Test match, particularly in this grand manner. But they did the unthinkable. It was a complete team effort in which each individual made valuable contributions and thus made the victory possible. They will look to carry this momentum forward into this Test match as well. Their bowlers did extremely well and so did their lower-middle and lower order batsmen. The only area they need

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