After completing a clean sweep over Bangladesh, Pakistan will be looking to continue their decent in red-ball cricket. Sajid Khan, Zahid Mehmood, Saud Shakeel, Kamran Ghulam and Abdullah Shafique are five uncapped players pick for the tour of Bangladesh.
With Shakib Al Hasan and Tamim Iqbal sidelined due to injuries, Bangladesh have announced their 16-man squad for the Test series against Pakistan. Yasir Ali, Saif Hasan and Najmul Hosain Shanto have been included in the Test setup for the two-match series.
Here are the statistics and numbers related to the Bangladesh vs Pakistan 2021 Test series which are as following:
0 victories for Bangladesh out of twelve Test matches against Pakistan. Bangladesh lost their previous Test series against Pakistan played in Pakistan.
8 wickets needed by Bangladesh left-arm spinner Taijul Islam to complete 150 wickets in the Test format. In 34 Tests played, Taijul has claimed 142 wickets at an average of 32.56 with nine five-fors to his name.
98 runs needed by Bangladesh wicket-keeper Liton Das to complete 1,500 runs In the five-day format. In 26 matches played, Liton Das has accumulated 1,402 runs at an average of 32.60 with one century and ten half-centuries to his name.
97 runs needed by Pakistan middle-order batsman Fawad Alam to complete 1,000 runs in the five-day format. In 14 Test matches played, Fawad has accumulated 903 runs at an average of 45.15 with five century and one half-century to his name.
81 runs needed by Pakistan wicket-keeper Mohammad Rizwan to complete 1,000 runs in the five-day format. In 18 Test matches played, Rizwan has accumulated 919 runs at an average of 39.95 with one century and six half-centuries to his name
197 runs needed by Bangladesh wicket-keeper Mushfiqur Rahim to complete 5,000 runs in the five-day format. In 76 Test matches played, Mushfiqur has accumulated 4,803 runs at an average of 37.23with seven centuries and twenty-four half-centuries to his name.
57 runs needed by Bangladesh all-rounder Mehidy Hasan Miraaz to complete 1,000 runs in the Test format. In 28 Test matches played, Mehidy Hasan Miraaz has accumulated 943 runs at an average of 20.95 with one century and three half-centuries to his name.