NZ vs BAN: New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor played his last Test match in New Zealand and Bangladesh Test series. Now Ross Taylor will not be seen in the white jersey. During this, New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor became emotional. Ross Taylor will say goodbye to cricket after the two-Test home series against Bangladesh and 6 ODIs against Australia, Netherlands.
Players paid respect in Ross Taylor’s last Test
A great gesture for a great of the game
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New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor (Ross Taylor) played his last Test match in the home Test series against Bangladesh. During this a wonderful sight was seen on the ground. As soon as Ross Taylor made an entry, the audience and Bangladesh players clapped and welcomed him. Ross Taylor accepted his honor with a slight smile. In such a situation, this ongoing Test against Bangladesh is the last Test match of his career.
Ross Taylor made a record on his way to Test cricket. Ross Taylor has played 112 test matches in his career. Former spinner Denier Vettori has also played the same number of Test matches. Earlier, Ross Taylor had announced his retirement from international cricket on 30 December. He had said that he would say goodbye to cricket after the two-Test home series against Bangladesh and 6 ODIs against Australia, Netherlands.
New Zealand team in strong position in the second match of the series
The series of two test matches is being played between New Zealand and Bangladesh. In which Bangladesh team won the first Test match of the series in the first match. The match was won by Bangladesh by eight wickets. This is the first time in Test cricket, when the Kiwi team has lost to Bangladesh in a match. Bangladesh, on the other hand, is the first team to go to New Zealand after 2017 to win a Test match.
In the second test match, New Zealand batted strongly on the first day. New Zealand scored 521 runs for the loss of 6 wickets. In which Lotham played a brilliant innings and scored a double century. He scored 252 runs in this innings in which he hit 34 fours and 2 sixes while facing 373 hairs. Due to this strong innings, New Zealand’s team was able to reach the huge score of 521 runs. On the other hand, Bangladesh team, who came out to bat in response, was bundled out for 126 runs in the second innings of the second Test. Trent Boult broke the back of Bangladesh team by taking five wickets while bowling sharply.