Ind vs SA: This South African bowler made an embarrassing record in the series
News Track 07 October 2019 11:20
New Delhi: In the first Test match played between India and South Africa, many excellent and embarrassing records were made. One such shameful record was made by the Indian team's spin bowler Keshav Maharaj of the visiting team. Be it the first or second innings, he has been the target of Indian batsmen and has scored a lot of runs. Keshav Maharaj scored so many runs that he came in third place in terms of most runs scored in any Test match. Keshav conceded over 300 runs in both innings against India.
In the first Test match against India, Keshav Maharaj scored a triple century in the matter of giving runs. In this match, Keshav Maharaj gave a total of 318 runs in both innings. By the way, the record of giving the most runs in a match in the history of Test cricket is in the name of Tommy Scott. He gave a total of 374 runs in a Test match against King Kingston in 1929–30.
It is followed by another player, who scored 358 runs against India in Nagpur in 2008-09. After these two, now Keshav Maharaj has come in third place. South African spinner Keshav Maharaj was the most successful bowler in the first Test against Team India. He took three wickets in the first innings and two in the second innings. This means that his part got a total of five wickets in this match.