Published on March 19th, 2017 | by Bhaskar Ganekar0
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh Second Test, P Sara Oval, Day 5, 2017 – Statistical highlights
Bangladesh’s historic win at 100th Test and Shakib Al Hasan’s fourth Man of The Series award. Here are the statistical highlights from the fifth day of the second Test between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh at P Sara Oval.
4 Teams have won their 100th Test including Bangladesh’s victory today. Australia (vs South Africa in 1912), Pakistan (vs Australia in 1979) and West Indies (vs Australia in 1965) are other teams to achieve this feat.
4 Wins for Bangladesh in away Tests in 47 attempts including today’s win at P Sara Oval. Their previous win away from home was against Zimbabwe in 2013 when they had won by 143 runs. Other wins are against West Indies in 2009 tour.
9 Wins for Bangladesh in 100 games, lowest win-loss ratio (0.118) among team. New Zealand had won just 7 games in their first 100 Tests with win-loss ratio of 0.152.
8 Century partnership for Bangladesh in fourth-innings in a Test with 109 runs stand between Sabbir Rahman and Tamim Iqbal for third wicket.
4 Man-of-the-series awards for Shakib Al Hasan in Tests, the most by a Bangladeshi player in Tests. No other Bangladesh player has received it more than once in this format.