- India won the historic pink ball test by an innings and 46 runs.
- Ishant is the Man of the Match & Series.
Team India beat Bangladesh by an innings and 46 runs in the Historic Pink ball test and won the series by 2-0. This is the 12th successive test series win for India at home.
Ishant Sharma clinch “Man of the Match and Man of the series” awards for his outstanding bowling performance. he grab 12 wickets in this series joint most with Umesh Yadav.
Mayank Agarwal is the highest run-scorer with 257 runs in this series followed by Mushfiqur Rahim with 181 runs.
Memorable pink ball test win for India:
It was a memorable pink ball test win for India. Indian team becomes the only team to win 4 test matches with a margin of an innings. India also becomes the only team to declare 7 consecutive test innings.
India’s last four Tests:
– IND v/s SA, India won by innings & 137 runs, Pune
– INDIA v/s SA, India won by innings & 202 runs, Ranchi
– IND v/s BAN, India won by innings & 130 runs, Indore
– INDIA v/s BAN, India won by innings & 46 runs, Kolkata
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Dominance of Indian fast bowlers
Indian pace attack Umesh, Ishant, and Shami was outstanding though out the series as they pick 33 wickets in two matches. This amazing performance shows the dominance of Indian fast bowlers over Bangladesh.
This test was the only second instance when Indian spinners going wicket-less in a home Test. the previous instance was India vs Sri Lanka match at the same ground in 2017/18.
Most wickets by Indian fast bowlers in a Test
20 vs SA Jo’burg 2017/18
19 vs Eng Trent Bridge 2018
19 vs Ban Kolkata 2019/20 *
India win the 33rd test under Virat’s captaincy:
this is the 33rd test win for team India under captain Virat Kohli‘s captaincy. He is the most successful Indian captain in test cricket.
Captains with most Test wins
53 Graeme Smith
48 Ricky Ponting
41 Steve Waugh
36 Clive Lloyd
33 VIRAT KOHLI
32 Allan Border
Test win at Kolkata is India’s 7th consecutive win in ICC Test Championship. Team India is on top of the table with the highest points.