Sports Live: Chasing a target of 182, Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal and Soumya Sarkar have started steadily against Ireland.
Earlier, Bangladesh restricted the Irish to 181 thanks to four wickets by cutter master Mustafizur Rahman.
Mashrafe and debutant Sunzamul Islam took two wickets each while Shakib and Mosaddek one each.
Except for the fourth wicket partnership between Ed Joyce and Neil O’Brien that added 55-run, Ireland never looked threatening against Bangladesh bowlers.
Joyce scored 46-run, Neil 30 while Dockrell added 25-run at the end.
Ireland: 1 William Porterfield (capt), 2 Paul Stirling, 3 Ed Joyce, 4 Niall O’Brien (wk), 5 Andy Balbirnie, 6 Kevin O’Brien, 7 Gary Wilson, 8 George Dockrell, 9 Barry McCarthy, 10 Tim Murtagh, 11 Peter Chase
Bangladesh: 1 Tamim Iqbal, 2 Soumya Sarkar, 3 Sabbir Rahman, 4 Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), 5 Shakib Al Hasan, 6 Mahmudullah, 7 Mosaddek Hossain, 8 Sunzamul Islam, 9 Mashrafe Mortaza (capt), 10 Rubel Hossain, 11 Mustafizur Rahman.
Dhaka, 19 May, (campuslive24.com) //AM