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24-Jul-2015 09:00:00 GMT
Bangladesh v South Africa, 1st Test, Chittagong, 4th day

Heavy Rain Washes Out Fourth Day's Play

Chittagong: Heavy rain washed out the fourth day's play in the first Test between Bangladesh and South Africa in Chittagong on Friday.

Match officials at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium called off play at 1:25pm local time (0725 GMT).

South Africa, who made 248 in the first innings, bowled out Bangladesh for 326 and reached 61-0 in their second knock when bad light forced an early stumps with 24.5 overs left to be bowled on the third day.

Openers Stiaan van Zyl and Dean Elgar were on 33 and 28 runs respectively, whittling down Bangladesh's first innings lead to 17.

The second and final Test of two-match series will be held in Dhaka from July 30 to August 3.

Brief scores
South Africa - 248 (Bavuma 54, Mustafizur 4-37) and 61 for 0 (Van Zyl 33*)
Bangladesh - 326 (Mahmudullah 67, Steyn 3-78)
Status - South Africa trial by 17 runs

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