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Pak vs Eng: Pakistani bowler scored 319 runs in debut match, broke 113 years old record

New Delhi. The Pakistan cricket team needs 263 runs on the last day to win the first match of the three-match Test series against England. England had scored 657 runs in the first innings while declared the second innings by scoring 264 runs for 7 wickets. On the fourth day in front of Pakistan, England set a target of 343 runs for victory. Pakistan’s spinner Zahid Mahmood made his debut in this match, which was very embarrassing.

Against England, Pakistan spinner Zahid got a chance to play his first Test match at the age of 34. After making his debut at this age, the match was something he would never want to miss. The English batsmen fell behind him in both the innings of the Rawalpindi Test. In the first innings, this spinner looted 235 runs, while in the second innings he spent 84 runs. While he took 4 wickets in the first innings, Zahid took 2 wickets in the second innings.

Most runs in debut test

Jason Krejza, who made his Test debut against India in the year 2008, holds the record for scoring the most runs. In the first innings of the Nagpur Test, he took 8 wickets but spent a total of 215 runs in return. In the second innings, he took a total of 4 wickets for 143 runs. After taking 12 wickets in the debut match, Krejza gave a total of 358 runs. Pakistan’s Zahid has become the second most expensive spinner in the debut match by giving 319 runs. In the year 1909 ie 113 years ago, Douglas Carr had given 282 runs on debut, which Zahid has left behind.

Highest run scorer on debut test

358 – Jason Krejza vs India, 2008
319 – Zahid Mahmood vs England, 2022
282 – Douglas Carr v Australia, 1909
258 – Teach Freeman v Australia, 1924

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