After an astonishing result in the first Test, when Bangladesh overcame the Kiwis, the hosts finally showed their power. New Zealand needed only one inning to beat a dangerous opponent.
Thus, the hosts scored crucial 521 runs losing only five wickets in 129 overs. To make this result winnable, bowlers of the Kiwis also tried their best and left the Bengal Tigers with a poor scorecard. Thus, the visitors grabbed only 126 and 278 runs in two innings, still losing by 117 runs.
Among the individuals, the most interesting are the results of Das with a century for the guests and Conway with a similar score for the hosts. However, the real power came from Tom Latham, who made 252 runs from 373 balls as an opening batter.
After all, both sides can be pleased with this two-match duel in Test format. Bangladesh showed it could be productive against a top opponent. New Zealand confirmed that they could destroy rivals when in a good mood. Want to know more about cricket news and don’t miss the important news? Subscribe to cricket14.in and receive the latest updates to your email.