BAN v WI 2018: Second Test - Statistical Highlights

All the major stats and facts from the second and final Test between Bangladesh and West Indies in Dhaka.

Mehidy Hasan picked 12 wickets in the final Test against West Indies.

Bangladesh decimated West Indies by an innings and 184 runs - their first ever innings victory, in the second and final Test in Dhaka and clinched the two Tests series by 2-0. On a spin friendly pitch after opting to bat first Bangladesh posted a massive total 508 runs on the board with the help of Mahmudullah's 136, captain Shakib's 80 and debutant Shadman Islam's 76. And after that it was their spinners' turn and they rattled West Indies' batting line up and bowled them out for just 111 runs and with a lead of 397 runs Bangladesh enforced follow on and once again West Indies batsmen except Shimron Hetmyer couldn't put up a fight and were bundled out for 213 runs. Shimron Hetmyer scored 93 runs off just 92 balls in the second innings. Mehidy Hasan picked 12 wickets in this match and was named Man of the Match and captain Shakib Al Hasan was named Man of the Series. 

All the major stats and facts from the second and final Test between Bangladesh and West Indies in Dhaka :

1 - For the first ever time Bangladesh enforced follow on in Test cricket and their an innings and 184 runs win is also the first innings victory. 

4 - Bangladesh's 2-0 series win is their second series win over West Indies and overall fourth series win in Test cricket. 

Test series wins for Bangladesh -

1-0 (2) vs Zimbabwe in BAN, 2005

2-0 (2) vs West Indies in WI, 2009

3-0 (3) vs Zimbabwe in BAN, 2014

2-0 (2) vs West Indies in BAN, 2018

7/58 - Mehidy Hasan's bowling figures of 7/58 are the third best bowling figures in an innings for Bangladesh in Test cricket. And his Test match bowling figures of 12/117 are the best Test match bowling figures for Bangladesh.

Best bowling figures in an innings for Bangladesh in Tests -

8/39 - Taijul Islam vs Zimbabwe at Dhaka, 2014

7/36 - Shakib Al Hasan vs New Zealand at Chittagong, 2008

7/58 - Mehidy Hasan vs West Indies at Dhaka, 2018

7/95 - Enamul Haque jnr vs Zimbabwe at Dhaka, 2005

6/27 - Shahadat Hossain vs South Africa at Dhaka, 2008

Best Test match bowling figures for Bangladesh -

12/117 - Mehidy Hasan vs West Indies at Dhaka, 2018

12/159 - Mehidy Hasan vs England at Dhaka, 2016

12/200 - Enamul Haque jnr vs Zimbabwe at Dhaka, 2005

11/170 - Taijul Islam vs Zimbabwe at Sylhet, 2018

10/124 - Shakib Al Hasan vs Zimbabwe at Khulna, 2014

9 - Shimron Hetmyer hit 9 sixes in his 93 runs off 92 balls innings - the joint most sixes in an innings of Test for West Indies. Chris Gayle also hit 9 sixes in his 333 runs against Sri Lanka in 2010.

Most sixes in a 50 plus runs knock -

9 - Tim Southee (77* runs) vs England at Napier, 2008

9 - Shimron Hetmyer (93 runs) vs Bangladesh at Dhaka, 2018

7 - Bert Sutcliffe (80* runs) vs South Africa at Johannesburg, 1953

7 - Mitchell Starc (84 runs) vs Pakistan at Melbourne, 2016

14 - In Bangladesh's first innings all 11 batsmen reached into double figures and it was the 14th instance of all 11 batsmen reaching into double figures in an innings of a Test match. 

40 - All 40 wickets of West Indies were taken by Bangladeshi spinners - the most wickets by spinners in a two Tests series. The previous most were 38 by Bangladesh against England in 2016.

4006 - Mushfiqur Rahim (4006 runs) became the second Bangladeshi player after Tamim Iqbal to achieve 4000 Test runs milestone.

Most Test runs for Bangladesh -

4049 - Tamim Iqbal

4006 - Mushfiqur Rahim

3807 - Shakib Al Hasan

3026 - Habibul Bashar

2737 - Mohammad Ashraful


By Jasveer Singh Kharra - 02 Dec, 2018

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