India Won the Second Test by 257 Runs, Wiped Out the West Indies by 2-0

  • Team India Scored 416 Runs in the First Innings, West Indies Could Score 117 Runs in the First Innings.
  • Team India Declared Second Innings at Score of 168/4, Windies Got Target of 468
  • Hanuma Vihari was Adjudged Man of the Match for Hit a century for India in the First Innings.
  • Jasprit Bumrah Took Six and Mohammad Shami Took Two Wickets in the First Innings, During Which Bumrah Completed his Hat-Trick.

India defeated the West Indies by 257 runs in the second Test. With this, Team India won the Test series 2–0 from the West Indies. This is the first time India has defeated the Windies team for four consecutive Test matches. Earlier, between 2013 and 2016, Team India beat the Windies for three consecutive Tests. This is India’s eighth consecutive Test series win against the West Indies. It has not been successful in winning the West Indies Test series against Team India since 2002.

India Took a Lead of 299 Runs in the First Innings

India scored 416 runs in the first innings thanks to Hanuma Vihari’s century and Ishant Sharma’s half-century. After this, the entire West Indies team came out to bat and were all out for 117 in the first innings. Jasprit Bumrah took six wickets for India, including a hat-trick. In this way, India got a 299-run lead over the Windies in the first innings.

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The Windies Team All Out at 210 in the Second Innings

India had declared the second innings at a score of 168/4. In this way, the Windies team had a target of 468 runs. The start of the Windies team in the second innings was nothing special. Both of his openers Brathwaite and Campbell were out early. Roston Chase and Shimron Hetmyer lost their wickets before 100 runs. Captain Jason Holder (39) struggled a bit. But Jadeja dismissed him and dismissed the Windies. Jadeja and Shami took 3-3 wickets in the second innings.

Pant has 50 Dismisals in 11 Tests

In the second innings, Rishabh Pant became the 50-wicket-keeper in just 11 Tests as Windies batsman Craig Brathwaite was caught. Just ahead of them are Mark Boucher, Johnny Bairstow and Tim Paine, who achieved this feat in 10 Tests. Adam Gilchrist set a record of 50 wickets in his 11th Test. Earlier for India, Mahendra Singh Dhoni had taken 50 hunts in 15 Tests.

Rahane-Vihari Showed a Great Game in the Second Innings

India had a poor start in the second innings. The team’s four wickets fell quickly. However, vice-captains Ajinkya Rahane (64) and Hanuma Vihari (53) completed their respective fifties, taking the team to 150 runs. During this, a century partnership between the two was also completed. India Won the Second Test.

Bumrah Took a Hat-Trick

Earlier, Bumrah took a total of 6 wickets including a hat-trick in the first innings. This was the first hat-trick of his career. He became the third Indian to do so in Tests. Earlier, Harbhajan Singh and Irfan Pathan took hat-trick wickets.

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