This is a memorable day in Bangladesh Test cricket history. Beating New Zealand and setting a new record. Bangladesh made history in the first test match of the series by defeating the Kiwis for the first time in any format. They were also the first Asian team to win a test match in New Zealand in nearly 11 years. Bangladesh went on to win the first Test against New Zealand by an eight-wicket margin in the first of a two-match series. Ibadat Hossain was named the match’s Man of the match.
New Zealand gave Bangladesh a target of 40 to win the first Test at the Bay Oval here, and they insured that they won by losing just two wickets in 16.5 overs. Ebadot Hussain’s six wickets in the second innings against New Zealand were crucial to the team’s victory. Ebodat Hossain gave New Zealand the hard batting time again as they began Day 5 after losing 5 for 147. Experienced batsman Ross Taylor added only three runs. Rachin Ravindra’s batting inning was limited to 16 runs. Zero was scored by Tim Southee and Kyle Jamison, while Trent Boult’s batting was limited to 8 runs. In the final day, New Zealand added only 23 runs and lost the remaining five wickets. As Bangladesh won the first test match, Twitter was flooded with praise from all over the world, which included ex-cricketers and fans. So here we bring you some tweets for you to have a look at.
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