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This happened for the first time in Test cricket since 1986, this bowler did a great job without giving any runs.

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Bangladesh vs New Zealand 2nd Test: Bangladesh won the first test match against New Zealand by 150 runs. Now the second test match is being played between the two teams. In this match, Bangladesh captain Nazmul Hasan Shanto won the toss and decided to bat first. Batting first, Bangladesh team was all out for 172 runs. In this match, New Zealand’s star fast bowler Tim Southee has performed a big miracle. He has made a special record with his excellent bowling.

Tim Southee did not give a single run

Tim Southee bowled amazingly in the first innings against Bangladesh. He bowled 5.2 overs in the match. During this, he bowled 5 overs and did not give any runs. Saudi also took one wicket. With this, he has become the first bowler since 1986 to bowl at least 30 balls in an innings of Test cricket without giving any runs.

Became the seventh bowler to do so

Tim Southee has become the 7th bowler overall, who has bowled at least 30 balls and not given even one in a Test innings. These include three Indian players. Australia’s Peter Slipp was the last bowler who did not concede a single run in a Test innings against England 37 years ago in 1986. Bowlers who gave no runs in an innings of Test cricket include Tim Southee, Peter Sleep, Madan Lal, Bapu Nadkarni, Vijay Hazare, John Wardle, Jordan Godall.

New Zealand won many matches

Tim Southee has been performing amazingly with ball and bat for New Zealand for some time now. While batting in the last match, he broke the record of Vivian Richards of West Indies. He has overtaken Vivian Richards in terms of hitting most sixes in Tests. Saudi has won many matches for New Zealand on his own. He has taken 372 wickets and 2045 runs in 95 Test matches for New Zealand.

Bangladesh team could score only 172 runs

Bangladesh team could score only 172 runs in the first innings. Mushfiqur Rahim scored the highest score of 35 runs for Bangladesh. Apart from this, Shahdat Hussain contributed 31 runs. For New Zealand, Mitchell Santner and Glenn Phillips took 3 wickets each. Ajaz Patel took 2 wickets. By the end of the first day’s play, New Zealand had scored 55 runs at the loss of 5 wickets.

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