Bangladesh surpasses India in Test cricket

NZ vs BAN: In the first test match played between New Zealand and Bangladesh (NZ vs BAN) in Mount Maunganui, Bangladesh cricket team created history by defeating New Zealand by 8 wickets. This is Bangladesh’s first Test win against New Zealand in 21 years.

This is Bangladesh’s first win in New Zealand against New Zealand in all three formats. Earlier, Bangladesh team played 9 Tests, 16 ODIs and 7 T20 Internationals on New Zealand soil. He had to face defeat in all these matches.

Bangladesh created history

Bangladesh created history by defeating New Zealand by 8 wickets in the first match of the 2-match Test series (NZ vs BAN). This is Bangladesh’s first Test win against New Zealand. Bangladesh played its first test match against New Zealand in the year 2001. Since then a total of 16 Test matches were played between these two countries. In which New Zealand had won 12 matches, while 3 matches were drawn.

With this win, Bangladesh has become the first Asian team since 2011 to defeat New Zealand in a Test match at home. Earlier this feat was done by the Pakistani team 10 years ago today. The Kiwi team has lost a Test match on its own soil after almost five years. New Zealand was defeated by South Africa in the year 2017 before Bangladesh on their soil.

Bangladesh won by 8 wickets


On the last day of the first Test Math (NZ vs BAN), New Zealand were all out for 169 runs in their second innings at the loss of 5 wickets by 147 runs. For Bangladesh, Ebadat Hossein (Ebad0t Hossein) took 6 wickets while bowling brilliantly.

In this way Bangladesh got a simple target of 40 runs to win this match. Which he achieved by losing 2 wickets. Earlier, Bangladesh scored 458 runs in their first innings to take a 130-run lead. New Zealand had scored 328 runs in their first innings.