India registers their first-ever Day/Night win at Eden Gardens, winning the series by an innings and 46 runs. On Sunday, India marked some outstanding numbers in their bowling as well as batting department.
Skipper Virat Kohli scored his first Pink ball century and simultaneously broke Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s record of seven successive Test wins as a captain.
Ishant Sharma once again remained India’s most valuable bowler for his remarkable numbers, 5/22 and 4/56 for which he earned the ‘Man of the Match’ as well as ‘Man of the Series’ awards. Umesh Yadav too remained a ferocious bowler on the field as he marked 3/29 and 5/53 against the guests.
Mushfiqur Rahim was the highest run-scorer for Bangladesh with 74 runs while Mahmudullah was the second highest with 39 runs.
India continues to remain in the lead with a perfect score of 7 wins from 7 matches giving them 360 points on ICC World Test Championship points table.