24-year-old Bangladeshi opener blasted in debut test, did a big feat against India

new Delhi. Bangladesh’s young opener Zakir Hasan has blasted in the debut match against the Indian cricket team. In the second innings on the fourth day of the Chittagong Test match, he played a wonderful innings for his team. Chasing the target of 514 runs from India, Zakir played a strong partnership with Najmul Shanto for Bangladesh. On debut, he did such a feat that got his name registered in the record books.

The Indian team scored 404 runs in the first innings in the first match of the two-Test series against Bangladesh. After this, on the basis of excellent bowling by Kuldeep Yadav and Mohammad Siraj, the hosts were bundled out for just 150 runs. In the second innings, on the basis of centuries of Shubman Gill and Cheteshwar Pujara, Indian captain KL Rahul declared the innings by scoring 258 runs for 2 wickets. On the fourth day of the match, Bangladesh troubled the bowlers by putting on a strong partnership for the first wicket.

Zakir did wonders in debut test

Zakir, who came out to play his first Test match against India, could not do anything special in the first innings. He returned after scoring just 20 runs in 45 balls. Zakir looked very good in the second innings and faced the bowlers firmly. For the first wicket, he added 124 runs with Shanto. After playing 101 balls, he completed 50 runs with the help of 7 fours. After this, he made a place in the list of veterans by scoring a century in the very first test of his career.

Century in debut test for Bangladesh

Zakir became the fourth batsman from Bangladesh to score a century in a debut Test match. Earlier only three batsmen had managed to do such a feat. Aminul Islam, Mohammad Ashraful and Abu Hasan did this amazing for Bangladesh.

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