Mahmudul Hasan Pleasure has scored an amazing maiden Take a look at century, compiling 137 and almost carrying his bat as his Bangladesh facet have been bowled out for 298 by South Africa.
However the residence facet, following their first innings of 367, nonetheless held a transparent benefit after the third day of the primary Take a look at.
They took their result in 75 by stumps as they reached 0-6 of their second innings earlier than gentle after which rain compelled an early stoppage on Saturday.
Bangladesh had been 4-98 in a single day however slumped to 5-101 within the third over of the day when nightwatchman Taskin Ahmed fell for one.
However Mahmudul went on to rejoice his first Take a look at century within the afternoon session, and finally hit 15 fours and two sixes earlier than he was the final man out.
He was pivotal to Bangladesh’s rating, sharing an 82-run stand with Litton Das (41) for the sixth wicket after which a partnership of 51 with Mehidy Hasan Miraz (29) for the eighth wicket.
Mahmudul cleverly shepherded the tailenders and 197 of Bangladesh’s runs got here from the final 5 wickets.
Debutant Lizaad Williams collected his first Take a look at wickets to complete with 3-54 for South Africa.
His haul included the wicket of Mahmudul, who was lastly overwhelmed when he edged to Simon Harmer at slip to finish the Bangladesh innings.
South Africa openers Dean Elgar (3 not out) and Sarel Erwee (3 not out) prolonged that lead by six runs.