IND vs BAN Stat Highlights 1st Test 2019: Virat Kohli Etches New Heights as India Skipper, Mayank Agarwal Rewrites Record Books
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India crushed Bangladesh in the first Test in Indore by an innings and 130 runs. Virat Kohli-led India outshined Bangladesh in both bowling and batting departments to win the match on Day 3 itself. IND vs BAN 1st Test 2019 witnessed opener Mayank Agarwal (243) hitting a double century in the first innings. India’s massive score of 493-6 in the first innings was enough to outclass Bangladesh in the match. Indian bowlers showed all-round efforts in the second innings to pull the victory in India’s favour. Here we will look at the stat highlights of IND vs BAN 1st Test 2019 in Indore. IND vs BAN, 1st Test 2019: India Maul Bangladesh by an Innings and 130 Runs to Extend Home Dominance. 

With a mammoth lead of 343 in the second innings, Bangladesh succumbed to the strong Indian bowling attack. Bangladesh were bowled out for 213 in the second innings, losing the match by a huge margin. Mohammed Shami took 4 wickets in the second innings and was well supported by fellow bowlers Ravichandran Ashwin, Umesh Yadav and Ishant Sharma, who took 3, 2 and 1 wicket respectively. Below are all the records after India’s spectacular victory over Bangladesh. India Demolish Bangladesh by an Innings and 130 Runs in 1st Test, Twitterati Goes All Praises for Virat Kohli’s Men. 

 

#India retain their unbeaten winning run against Bangladesh in Tests with 8 victories and two draws.

#Sixth consecutive win for India in Tests. This is the joint-most for them in succession in Test cricket. They had previously achieved this feat under skipper MS Dhoni in 2013.

#India are unbeaten in 13 consecutive home Test matches.

#Virat Kohli surpasses MS Dhoni in most number of innings as Indian skipper. Kohli has won 10 matches while Dhoni had won 9.

#This is the fourth time that Indian team has won three consecutive Test matches by an innings.

#Mayank Agarwal becomes second fastest batsmen to hit two double centuries in his just 12th Test innings.

#Mayank Agarwal also hit his best Test knock of 243 runs.

#India Also Became The Third Team After Australia (1930) And Pakistan (2001) To Win Three Successive Test Matches By An Innings And 100-Plus Runs.

#Mohammed Shami Finished With Eight Wickets In Indore Test. His Figures Of 4/31 In Second Innings Is His Third Best At Home.

#Rohit Sharma Made His 350th International Appearance For Indian National Team.

#Ravi Ashwin Equalled Muthiah Muralitharan’s Record Of Becoming Fastest Bowler To Scalp 250 Test Wickets At Home.

#Ajinkya Rahane Became 16th Indian Player To Complete 4000 Runs In Test Cricket.

India earlier defeated Bangladesh in the T20I series 2-1 under the captainship of Rohit Sharma. India will now aim for a whitewash over their Asian rival Bangladesh in the Test series with 1-0 lead. The second IND vs BAN Test 2019 starts on November 22. The match will be a historic game for India being the first time the Indian team will play a day-night Test match.