Bangladesh v West Indies 1st Test: West Indies win in historic run chase on final day
The West Indies won the 1st Test against Bangladesh, in an historic run chase on the final day, at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong. Needing 285 runs to win, on the final day, they completed a 379, 4th innings run chase, to win.
Bangladesh 430/10 (150.2 ov) & 223/8d (67.5 ov)
West Indies 259/10 (96.1 ov) & 395/7 (127.3 ov)
Result – West Indies won by 3 wickets
West Indies win ??— ICC (@ICC) February 7, 2021
Kyle Mayers' incredible 210* guides the visitors to a three-wicket victory over Bangladesh.
This is the fifth-highest successful fourth-innings chase in Test history ??#BANvWI ?? https://t.co/OYKP4vYfsj pic.twitter.com/ZVujRojEVS
Match Day Highlights
Debutant Kyle Mayers 210* was the hero with the bat for the West Indies, well supported by Nkrumah Bonner, who hit 86.
Kyle Mayers became the 6th player to score a Test double century on debut.
This was the fifth-highest successful fourth-innings chase in Test history and completed an amazing Test match for the tourists.
Mehidy Hasan finished with 4-113, to go alongside his century and 4-58, in the 1st Innings, for Bangladesh.
West Indies 2nd Innings Fall of wickets: 1-39 (John Campbell - 16.1 ov), 2-48 (Kraigg Brathwaite - 18.3 ov), 3-59 (Sheyne Moseley - 24.2 ov), 4-275 (Nkrumah Bonner - 97.6 ov), 5-292 (Jermaine Blackwood - 102.4 ov), 6-392 (Joshua Da Silva - 124.3 ov), 7-394 (Kemar Roach - 126.5 ov)
Bangladesh - Tamim Iqbal, Shadman Islam, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Mominul Haque(c), Mushfiqur Rahim, Shakib Al Hasan, Liton Das(wk), Mehidy Hasan, Nayeem Hasan, Taijul Islam, Mustafizur Rahman
West Indies - Kraigg Brathwaite(c) , John Campbell, Jermaine Blackwood, Shayne Moseley, Nkrumah Bonner, Joshua Da Silva(wk), Kyle Mayers, Rahkeem Cornwall, Jomel Warrican, Kemar Roach, Shannon Gabriel
Start Time: 03:30
Toss: Bangladesh won the toss and decided to bat
Venue: Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong
Officials: Richard Illingworth, Sharfuddoula Saikat, Gazi Sohel, Masudur Mukul, Neeyamur Rahul
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