West Indies won first test match against Bangladesg by 7 wkts– Bangladesh is on a tour to West Indies to play tests,ODIs and T20s. In the openning test match West Indies beat Bangladesh by 7 wickets.
The teams will play one more test match at Gros Islet, St Lucia starting from 24 June 2022. Bangladesh would try their best to win the second test so as to level the series.
The tests are important for the teams owing to the points attached with each match. These points will decide the ranking of teams in tests and crucial for qualification of World test championship. The first World test championship in new edition was won by New Zealand in 2021.
After tests both the teams will play three T20s followed by three ODIs.
Quick highlights of 1st test match:WI vs BAN
- West Indies won the toss and opted to bowl first.
- Bangladesh 1st innings: 103/10, Shakib-ul-Hasan 51(67).
- West Indies 1st innings:265/10, K Brathwaite 94(268), Blackwood 63(139).
- Bangladesh 2nd innings: 245/10, Shakib-ul-Hasan 63(99), Nurul Hasan 64 (147).
- Target for West Indies 84 runs.
- West Indies made 88/3 and won the match by 7 wickets.
Man of the Match: first test WI vs BAN
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Man of the match for the first test between West Indies and Bangladesh was given to Kemar Roach for his crucial bowling. He took 7 wickets in the test. In first innings he dismissed two batsman of Bangladesh. While as he took a fifer in the second innings of Bangladesh.
- MOM: Kemar Roach(WI)
- His bowling performance in the test: 2 wkts(1st Innings), 5 wkts (2nd Innings)