India vs Afganistan historical test at Bangaluru, first innings highlights, Dhawan and Vijay makes Ton, here at M Chinnaswamy stadium
India vs Afganistan historical test at Bangaluru, first innings highlights, Dhawan and Vijay makes Ton
The historic Test match between India and Afghanistan is being played in Bengaluru. This Test match is historic because it is Afghanistan’s first Test match, and with this, the Afghan team becomes the 12th team to play Test. In this Test match, India captain Ajinkya Rahane has decided to bat first after winning the toss.
The only historical test between India and Afghanistan is being played at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore today.
The witness of this historic match between India vs Afghanistan will be the Chinnaswamy Stadium of Bangalore.
While the Indian team is world’s No. 1 ranking, Afghanistan team is debuting today
India captain Ajinkya Rahane decided to bat first before winning the toss, till the end of the day’s play, the Indian team scored 347 runs at a loss of 6 wickets.
Dhawan and Vijay makes Ton
After winning the toss, Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan and Murali Vijay made impressive hundreds
Shikhar Dhawan batted very fast and scored a hundred for lunch, In this beautiful century, Shikhar Dhawan made 107 runs in only 96 balls with the help of 19 fours and 3 sixes.
Opener Murali Vijay, who was equally involved with Shikhar Dhawan, also played a beautiful inning of 105 runs like his partner.
Murali Vijay played 153 balls in his century, which included 15 boundaries and a six
After opting out of the opening pair yesterday, Rahul took the lead and in the glorious innings of 54, he scored 8 fours and faced 64 balls.
Cheteshwar Pujara (35), captain Ajinkya Rahane (10) and wicketkeeper Dinesh Karthik contributed only 4 runs after falling out of the KL Rahul’s dismissal.
By the end of the first day’s play, Hardik Pandya scored 10 runs and Ravichandran Ashwin got 7 runs in the field.
On the first day, the Indian team faced 78 overs and scored 343 runs
If you talk about Afghanistan bowling, then all the showers were seen only on Rashid Khan.
Afghans captain Asghar made a 26-over bowling attack from Rashid Khan in which he got one wicket and that wicket was Captain Ajinkya Rahane
Yameen Ahmed Jai, who took the most wickets from Afghanistan, displayed a brilliant bowling and dismissed two players.
Yameen Ahmed Jai got Shikhar Dhawan wicket and got the first historic wicket for Afghanistan
Apart from Yameen Ahmed Zai, one of the loyalists of Afghanistan, Rashid Khan, another Mujibur Rahman, got one wicket each.
Afghanistan today included its name in Test-playing nations, Afghanistan became the 12th country to play Test cricket.
Until the day’s game was over, the Indian team had to score 347 runs losing 6 wickets and see what kind of Indian batsman who is batting in the first session, and where India’s scores can be reached.