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Ind vs Eng 2nd Test Match 2021: In the second Test match being played between India vs England cricket team in Chennai (Chennai), guest team England stacked India for 329 runs. During this, bowling was very tight from the visiting team. England did not give a single extra run during bowling. With this, he has also broken the 66 year old record made by India in Test cricket.
Before the England cricket team, this special record remained with the Indian team for 66 years. Team India did not spend a single extra run during the Lahore Test against the neighboring country of Pakistan in 1955. In this match, the hosts Pakistan scored a total of 328 runs in the first innings. During this time, all these runs came off the bat of the host team.
England break a 66-year-old record in Test cricket!
– ESPNcricinfo stats (@ESPNcric_stats) February 14, 2021
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Let me tell you that this is not the first time in the cricket field when the bowlers of England have not spent a single extra run while bowling tightly. 90 years ago, England players had done something similar.
In the year 1931, England bowled 130.4 overs without extras against South Africa. South Africa had scored 252 runs in that innings. Even before that, in 1892, England had bowled 191.5 overs in the Melbourne Test without additional runs against Australia.