India won the first Test against Bangladesh

On Sunday, India defeated Bangladesh by 188 runs in the first Test of the series at Chattogram. India captain KL Rahul won the coin toss and elected to bat first.

After winning the toss, India posted 404 runs in the first innings. Cheteshwar Pujara was the top scorer with 90 runs. Pujara and Rishabh Pant made a 149-run partnership for the fifth wicket. Shreyas Iyer scored 86 runs. For Bangladesh, Mehidy Hasan Miraz and Taijul Islam claimed four wickets each.

Bangladesh were bowled out for 150 runs in their first innings in response. Bangladesh lost wickets at regular intervals, and no one was able to build a big inning. Mushfiqur Rahim was the top scorer with 28 runs. Kuldeep Yadav took 5 wickets for India in his bowling career.

India began their second innings with a 254-run lead and declared at 258 runs for the loss of two wickets. Shubman Gill scored 110 runs, and Cheteshwar Pujara stayed not out at 102 when India declared their innings.

Bangladesh came out to chase the huge target of 512 runs. However, they were bowled out for 324 runs, giving the visitors a 188-run victory. Bangladesh had a wonderful start with a 124-run partnership until Najmul Hossain Shanto dismissed them for 67 runs. Zakir Hasan was the top scorer with 100 runs. Skipper Shakib Al Hasan scored 84 runs. For India, Axar Patel claimed four wickets.

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