Rashid Khan sets a new World Record in Test Cricket
Rashid Khan has become the youngest captain to win a test match
CHITTAGONG: Afghanistan’s leg spinner Rashid Khan has become the youngest captain to win a Test match.
According to detalis after claiming a victory against Bangladesh in only test match Rashid Khan has become the youngest captain to win a test match. He is not yet 21 and making a debut as Test captain picked up the Man-of-the-Match award too, for his 11 wickets in the match and a half-century in the first innings. Winning his debut Test as captain at the age of 20 years and 354 days, he broke the record of Pakistan’s Waqar Younis, who led Pakistan to a 131-run victory against Zimbabwe at Karachi in 1993-94 at the age of 22 years and 20 days.
Moreover, Rashid Khan sets two world records in the same Test match as he also became the youngest player ever to lead a Test side, at the age of 20 years and 350 days. He breaks the record of Tatenda Taibu, who led Zimbabwe against Sri Lanka at Harare in 2004 at the age of 20 years and 358 days.
Be clear that Afghanistan beats Bangladesh by 224 runs in only test match.