DNA – Afghanistan side including the likes of Rashid Khan and Asghar Stanikzai celebrated Eid ul-Fitr on the Chinnawamy field ahead of the historic maiden Tests Day twos play in Bengaluru on Friday.

Summary

  • Afghanistan side including the likes of Rashid Khan and Asghar Stanikzai celebrated Eid ul-Fitr on the Chinnawamy field ahead of the historic maiden Tests Day twos play in Bengaluru on Friday.
  • Indias opening duo of Murali Vijay and Shikhar Dhawan scored a hundred each, and made their neighbouring countrys first day at work in Test cricket not so memorable.
  • However, by the time the play on the first day ended, Afghanistans bowlers had managed to make India a tad uncomfortable at 347 for 6, despite an excellent star.
  • The rookie Afghan bowlers into submission with a single session century while Vijay grinded them with a compact 105 off 153 balls as the duo smashed 168 in only 28.4 overs.
  • The result was that the day end scorecard didnt paint a sorry picture for Afghanistan something that was threatening to happen after the first two sessions.


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