England close day one of the first Test with Bangladesh on 258-7, with Moeen Ali scoring 68 and Mehedi Hasan Miraz taking 5-64 for Bangladesh.
Philip Avery takes a look at the climate and weather conditions expected in South Asia ahead of England's upcoming test series.
England put in a dominant display to win the fifth one-day international against West Indies by five wickets and take the series 3-2.
Batsman Joe Root says England will not take Bangladesh lightly when the two-Test series begins in Chittagong on Thursday.
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England women's head coach Mark Robinson reflects on his year in charge as the West Indies tour draws to a close.
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Analysis and opinion from the BBC's cricket correspondent.
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BBC Test Match Special returns with live commentary on every ball of England's Test tours of Bangladesh and India this winter.
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Behind-the-scenes photos from TMS.
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