India defeated Bangladesh by an innings and 46 runs in the day-night Test played at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Sunday. Team India made a 2–0 clean sweep in the two-Test series. India is the first country to win four consecutive Tests by an innings margin. This is India’s 12th consecutive Test series win at home. The Indian team had declared the first innings at a score of 347/9. Bangladesh were all out for 106 in the first innings and 195 in the second innings. Ishant Sharma took a total of 12 wickets in both the Tests. He was elected Man of the Match and Man of the Series. This is the first Test in India, when the spinner did not get any wickets. Mushfiqur Rahim of Bangladesh scored the highest 74 runs.
Ishant took 9 wickets in the match. He dismissed Bangladesh in the second innings to Shadman Islam (0), Imrul Kayes (5), Mominul Haq (0) and Mehdi Hasan (15). Bangladesh’s Mahmudullah retired with 39 runs due to a hamstring injury. At the same time, Al Amin Hussain and Ibadat Hussain took 3-3 wickets from Bangladesh, while Abu Zayed had two successes. Indian captain Virat Kohli scored his 27th Test career and his first century in a day-night match, scoring 136 runs. India the First Country.
Second Test, in which no spinner got a wicket
It is the shortest-ever Test played in India. This is India’s first home and second match overall, in which no spinner got a wicket. The last time the spinners did not get wickets in the match played against South Africa in Johannesburg in 2018.
For the first time a team won by a margin of 4 consecutive Test innings
India has become the first country to win by a margin of 4 consecutive Test innings. It started with the Pune Test against The Africa this year. In this, India won by an innings 137 runs. Team India defeated Bangladesh by an innings and 130 runs in the first Test played in Indore of the same series.
Indian fast Bowlers Record Most Wickets in a Test
Indian fast bowlers have taken 19 wickets in both innings of Bangladesh. This is the third best performance by the fast bowlers. Earlier in 2017-18, fast bowlers took 20 wickets against South Africa. Took a total of 19 wickets in the Test against England at the end of 2017-18.
Hunger for Victory in Team india
Team India head coach Ravi Shastri said, “We are bowling like a unit. In the last 15 months, India has played a lot of cricket on foreign soil. The bowlers have learned a lot from it. The team knows that they are the best in the world, so there is a hunger for victory. “
Bowlers are Proud of Each Other
Bowling coach Bharat Arun said on the win, “The bowlers take pride in each other’s success. This is the secret of team success. Our bowling attack is experienced and it is very important to keep pace with the situation. He bowled well with the pink ball as well. “
India is Invincible Against Bangladesh
There have been 11 Tests between India and Bangladesh so far. India won 9 of these, while 2 matches were drawn. This is the 7th Test series between the two teams. In all of them she has been invincible.
Ishant’s Highest Wicket Against Bangladesh
Talking of both the countries, Ishant Sharma is the most successful bowler in the 15-member team. He has taken 25 wickets in 7 Tests against Bangladesh so far. During this 5 wickets for 22 runs has been his best performance. Ravichandran Ashwin took 16+ wickets in 4 Tests.
India Declared 7th Consecutive Innings
Team India became the first team in the world to declare their seventh consecutive innings. Earlier in 2009, England had declared 6 consecutive innings. On the first day of this day-night test, Bangladesh were reduced to 106 runs in the first innings.
5th Batsman to Score Century as Captain in Kohli day-night Test
Indian captain Virat Kohli scored his 27th Test career and his first century in a day-night match, scoring 136 runs. He is the 16th batsman in the world to score a century in the Pink Ball Day-Night Test and 5th as a captain. Azhar Ali of Pakistan had scored the first century of Day-Night Test history. He played an unbeaten 302 against West Indies in October 2016. Only Asad Shafiq of Pakistan has scored two centuries in the Pink Ball Test.