Team India is strong. In the second Test against Bangladesh at the Dhaka venue, the Indian team achieved a thrilling victory by three wickets. Chasing the target of 145 runs, Shreyas Iyer (29) and Ravichandran Ashwin (42) helped Team India, who lost 7 wickets for 74 runs and were in dire straits.
Team India is strong. In the second Test against Bangladesh at the Dhaka venue, the Indian team achieved a thrilling victory by three wickets. Chasing the target of 145 runs, Shreyas Iyer (29) and Ravichandran Ashwin (42) helped Team India, who lost 7 wickets for 74 runs and were in dire straits. He added 71 runs for the impenetrable eighth wicket and brought the Indian team to victory. With this victory, Rahul Sena swept the two-Test series by 2-0. Thus, they avenged the defeat in the ODI series. Moreover, the prestigious World Test Championship has taken another step forward in the final race.
Shreyas, Ashwin heroic batting..
India came into the ring with a target of 145 runs and lost 7 wickets for 74 runs. KL Rahul, Gill, Pujara, Kohli, Rishabh Pant, Akshar Patel, Unadkat.. reached the pavilion with low scores. Many felt that this would be another upset at the hands of Bangla. But Shreyas Iyer and Ashwin played consistently. Standing in the crease and playing slowly, Team India moved the scoreboard forward. While Shreyas played with restraint, Ashwin exploded with boundaries whenever possible. The duo added 71 runs for an impregnable 8 wicket to give the team a thrilling victory. The two have an unbeaten partnership of 71 runs. Ashwin was 42 and Iyer was not out with 28 runs.
Ashwin with all round talent..
Batting first in this match, India were bowled out for 227 runs in the first innings of Bangladesh. After that, India scored 314 runs in the first innings and took a crucial lead. Bangladesh bowled out India for 231 in their second innings with a target of 145 runs. But due to Taparder’s failure, India scored 45 runs for 4 wickets at the end of the third day. On the fourth day too, wickets were lost quickly. But the pair of Iyer and Ashwin faced the Bangladeshi bowlers hard and brought the team to the shores of victory. In this match, Ashwin played a vital role in the victory of Team India by scoring 42 runs in the second innings with a total of six wickets. He got the player of the match award. Also, Chhateshwar Pujara, who excelled in the series, was awarded the Player of the Series award.
— BCCI (@BCCI) December 25, 2022
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