India beat Bangladesh by an innings and 130 runs

India beat Bangladesh by an innings and 130 runs

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India have won by an innings and 130 runs and taken a 1-0 lead in the two match Test series against Bangladesh at Indore on Saturday. The easy victor came on the third day of the match where Indian pacers crushed Bangladesh batting line up in the second innings.

India owed its win on Mayank Agarwal’s magical batting and Indian pacers sharp attack. The second test will take place at Kolkata’s Eden Garden on November 22.

The trio of Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma and Umesh Yadav scalped a total of 14 wickets in the match to demolish the visitors. After limited Bangladesh for 150 runs in the first innings, Mayank Agarwal's 243 runs helped India to build up a huge total. In the second innings too, Bangladesh batsmen failed to make a comeback and their fight ended at 213 all out.

Bangladesh were bundled out for 213 in their second innings. There was some late resistance in Bangladesh's second innings as Mushfiqur Rahim hit a half-century (64), supported by Litton Das (35) and Mehdy Hasan (38), but it wasn't enough to prevent the first Test ending within three days.
For India, Shami took 4 for 31, Ashwin picked 3 for 42, while Umesh and Ishant also chipped in with 2 for 51 and 1 for 31 wickets, respectively.
Earlier, India declared their first innings at overnight score of 493 for 6, after bowling out Bangladesh for 150 in the first innings.