New Delhi. Jasprit Bumrah did an amazing performance with the bat in the 5th Test against England. He scored 35 runs in one over from fast bowler Stuart Broad. During this, he hit 4 fours and 2 sixes and scored 29 runs with the bat. 6 runs were found in extra form. He broke the record of former West Indies legend Brian Lara. Lara scored 28 runs with the bat in the over of Robin Peterson against South Africa in 2003. With this, Broad has become the highest run-getter in an over in the 145-year history of Tests. Never before had 30 runs been scored in an over in a Test.
Brian Lara did this feat 19 years ago in Johannesburg. He hit a four off the first ball of left-arm spinner Robin Peterson. Hit six in the next 2 balls. He hit 3 fours in the next 3 balls. In this way a total of 28 runs were scored in the over. Captain Lara scored 202 runs in the first innings during this period. However, his team was defeated in this match. West Indies scored 410 runs in reply to South Africa’s 561 runs.
,@BrianLara smashed 28 runs against South Africa’s Petersen at Johannesburg.
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did not move in the second innings
South Africa declared their second innings by scoring 226 for 6 wickets. In this way West Indies team got the target of 378 runs. But the team got out after scoring 188 runs in 51 overs. Lara could only score 5 runs in the second innings. Shivnarine Chanderpaul scored the highest 74 runs. Fast bowler Makhaya Ntini became the player of the match. He took 5 wickets in the first innings and 4 wickets in the second innings. He also played an innings of 22 not out.
Robin Pietersen jokingly took a jibe at Broad for 35 runs. He wrote on social media, today I am sad to break my record. Come on well, I think records are made to be broken. waiting for the next. Lara has congratulated Jasprit Bumrah for making the record.
FIRST PUBLISHED : July 03, 2022, 12:01 IST