Bangladesh v England, Test series, 2003-04

Chris Read, Dhaka

Chris Read, Dhaka - Embarking on a first Test tour of Bangladesh, England made an attempt to integrate  

BCB XI v England, Dhaka, 2003-04

BCB XI v England, Dhaka, 2003-04 - A BCB XI and England line up for the first tour match in Dhaka  

Graham Thorpe & Marcus Trescothick

Graham Thorpe & Marcus Trescothick - Thorpe and Trescothick sample the Dhaka spices  

Bangabandhu National Stadium, Dhaka

Bangabandhu National Stadium, Dhaka - Some 49 years after it hosted Pakistan's inaugural Test, Dhaka did the same for Bangladesh  

Rain, Bangabandhu National Stadium, Dhaka

Rain, Bangabandhu National Stadium, Dhaka - The first day was a damp squib - 15 minutes play in all  

Javed Omar & Steve Harmison

Javed Omar & Steve Harmison - Matthew Hoggard and Harmison shot Bangladesh out for 203  

Marcus Trescothick

Marcus Trescothick - Trescothick was steady in the reply  

Marcus Trescothick

Marcus Trescothick - He held firm for 113 in England's first innings  

Nasser Hussain & Bangladesh

Nasser Hussain & Bangladesh - But Bangladesh hit back, limiting England's lead to 92  

Groundsmen, Bangabandhu National Stadium, Dhaka

Groundsmen, Bangabandhu National Stadium, Dhaka - The National Stadium groundsmen go to work on day three  

Bad light, Bangabandhu National Stadium, Dhaka

Bad light, Bangabandhu National Stadium, Dhaka - Bad light stalled England's charge  

Mushfiqur Rahman & Javed Omar

Mushfiqur Rahman & Javed Omar - At one stage, the hosts led by 127 with five wickets intact  

Ashley Giles & Aleem Dar

Ashley Giles & Aleem Dar - Giles struggled with his action and for wickets  

Nasser Hussain, Chris Read & Khaled Mashud

Nasser Hussain, Chris Read & Khaled Mashud - But Mashud's dismissal left England to chase 164  

Michael Vaughan

Michael Vaughan - The captain's 81 not out saw England to victory  

Michael Vaughan, MA Aziz Stadium, Chittagong

Michael Vaughan, MA Aziz Stadium, Chittagong - England's confidence was not misplaced in Chittagong  

Khaled Mahmud, Khaled Mashud & Rikki Clarke

Khaled Mahmud, Khaled Mashud & Rikki Clarke - Clarke's 55 helped England to a strong 326 batting first  

Hannan Sarkar, Richard Johnson and Nasser Hussain

Hannan Sarkar, Richard Johnson and Nasser Hussain - Restored to the side, Johnson tore through the batting  

Nasser Hussain

Nasser Hussain - Hussain played sweetly for 95 as England set the Tigers a mammoth 468 to win  

Rajin Saleh

Rajin Saleh - Richard Johnson led another barrage, taking nine wickets in all  

Matthew Hoggard, Michael Vaughan, Richard Johnson & Marcus Trescothick

Matthew Hoggard, Michael Vaughan, Richard Johnson & Marcus Trescothick - England savour a 2-0 series-clinching victory inside four days in Chittagong  

Chris Read, Dhaka BCB XI v England, Dhaka, 2003-04 Graham Thorpe & Marcus Trescothick Bangabandhu National Stadium, Dhaka Rain, Bangabandhu National Stadium, Dhaka Javed Omar & Steve Harmison Marcus Trescothick Marcus Trescothick Nasser Hussain & Bangladesh Groundsmen, Bangabandhu National Stadium, Dhaka Bad light, Bangabandhu National Stadium, Dhaka Mushfiqur Rahman & Javed Omar Ashley Giles & Aleem Dar Nasser Hussain, Chris Read & Khaled Mashud Michael Vaughan Michael Vaughan, MA Aziz Stadium, Chittagong Khaled Mahmud, Khaled Mashud & Rikki Clarke Hannan Sarkar, Richard Johnson and Nasser Hussain Nasser Hussain Rajin Saleh Matthew Hoggard, Michael Vaughan, Richard Johnson & Marcus Trescothick