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Records That Sajid Khan Made in the 2nd Test Against Bangladesh

Records That Sajid Khan Made in the 2nd Test Against Bangladesh:

Pakistan Cricket Team had a memorable tour of Bangladesh, when they completed the tour with a narrow win in the 2nd Test. The tour remained 100 percent successful as Pakistan whitewashed Bangladesh in T20Is as well as Tests at home. The Second Test was a memorable one with rain interrupting, Sajid Khan’s masterclass and Babar Azam’s Maiden Test Wicket. Pakistan had to work really hard to win the final Test and it would’ve never been possible without the contribution of Sajid Khan. Sajid Khan took 8 wickets in the first innings and 4 in the second innings. He ended the match with the figures of 12/128. Following are some major records that he made in this Test for Pakistan:

Best Bowling Figures in a Test Match:

Sajid Khan’s 12/128 were the best bowling figures by a Pakistani off spinner in Test Cricket. These were the 4th best bowling figures in a Test Match by a Pakistani spinner. Amongst all Pakistani bowlers, Sajid’s 12/128 were the seventh best bowling figures in a Test Match.

Best Bowling Figures in an Innings in Test Cricket:

Sajid Khan’s 8/42 in the first innings of the second Test against Bangladesh were the fourth best bowling figures in an innings in Test Cricket by a Pakistani bowler. Amongst the Pakistani spinners, Sajid’s 8/42 were 3rd best. Sajid Khan’s carnage in the first innings of the second test was also the best innings figures against Bangladesh in Test Cricket. Before this destruction of Sajid Khan, no bowler had ever picked 8 wickets in a single innings against Bangladesh in Test Cricket.

This Test Match was surely the career defining moment of Sajid Khan and Pakistan would hope that Sajid continues to have this confidence in World Test Championship 2023.

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