Bangladesh have created yet another history in Test cricket, when they handed Australia a defeat for the very first time in this format on Wednesday. Thanks to Shakib Al Hasan’s brilliant performance with both the bat and the ball, Bangladesh emerged victorious by a margin of 20 runs in the first Test match to go 1-0 up in the series. [নিউজটি বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ অস্ট্রেলিয়ার বিপক্ষে বাংলাদেশের জয় নিয়ে টুইটারে ঝড়]
And now, following the Tigers’ historic triumph, twitterati is going crazy to heap praise on Mushfiqur Rahim’s team. From the all-time great Sachin Tendulkar to other current and former cricketers, and also the cricket pundits and spectators, everyone is full of praise for the Tigers, and also proud of how Test cricket is thriving. And not only that, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has also congratulated the Tigers from their official twitter handle.
Here are some of the amazing Twitter reactions that appeared following Bangladesh’s historic win over the mighty Australians:
— ICC (@ICC) August 30, 2017
— sachin tendulkar (@sachin_rt) August 30, 2017
Well done Bangladesh. Special effort to beat Australia. #BANvAUS
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) August 30, 2017
Shakib becomes the first player in Test history to score 80+ in an innings and take 10 wickets in a match – twice #BANvAUS
— Adam Burnett (@AdamBurnett09) August 30, 2017
Two amazing Tests in two days! Shows why it is still the pinnacle of the game. Congratulations Bangladesh.
— Jimmy Neesham (@JimmyNeesh) August 30, 2017
— Russel Arnold (@RusselArnold69) August 30, 2017
Congrats Bangladesh on a special victory. Getting 86/8 when 107 were needed.
2 wonderful test finishes in 2 days. A treat to watch#BANvAUS
— Mohammad Kaif (@MohammadKaif) August 30, 2017
Wonderful game, wonderful win by Bangladesh. They are a rising cricketing power. #BANvAUS
— Paul Dennett (@the_summer_game) August 30, 2017
— Sameer Allana (@HitmanCricket) August 30, 2017
First ball after lunch Maxwell cleaned up by Shakib. Two five-fors to go either 84 in the first innings. Man of the Match. #BanvAus
— Aakash Chopra (@cricketaakash) August 30, 2017
The second and last match of the series will begin on Monday (September 4) in Chittagong with Bangladesh having a rare opportunity of winning a Test series over the Aussies.
– Jannatul Naym Pieal, Correspondent, bdcrictime.com