Pakistan after losing the first Test made an impressive comeback and defeated West Indies by a big margin of 109 runs with the help of a Century from Fawad Alam. With this win, Pakistan managed to level the Test series by 1-1 and both teams have earned 12 points in the WTC'21-23 Cycle.
West Indies poor show with the bat let them down in the 2nd Test match. Pakistan, despite the poor weather conditions, managed to get a result with the help of their positive intent in the 2nd innings where they batted very quick to score 176 runs from just 27.2 overs.
Let us have a look at stats and numbers from WI vs Pak 2nd Test match:
6 - Shaheen Afridi recorded his best-ever Test bowling figure of 6/51.
17 - Azhar Ali has recorded 17 ducks in his Test Career.
Most ducks in Test Cricket (While batting at no.1-7) :
Marvan Atapattu - 22
Michael Atherton - 20
Steve Waugh - 20
Mark Waugh - 19
Younis Khan - 19
Azhar Ali - 17
Brian Lara - 17
Ricky Ponting - 17
22 - Fawad Alam has 5 Test centuries in his first 22 innings.
Least number of innings taken by an Asian Player to smash 5 Test Centuries :
Fawad Alam - 22 inns
Cheteshwar Pujara - 24 inns
Sunil Gavaskar - 25 inns
Sourav Ganguly - 25 inns
Vijay Hazare - 26 inns
10 - Shaheen Afridi became the first visiting bowler to take 10 wickets in a Test match at Sabina Park, Kingston, Jamaica Venue.
Best bowling figure in a Test match at Sabina Park, Kingston, Jamaica Venue :
Jason Holder - 11/103 vs Ban in 2018
Corey Collymore - 11/134 vs Pak in 2005
Shaheen Afridi - 10/94 vs WI in 2021
Hines Johnson - 10/96 vs Eng in 1948
Courtney Walsh - 10/101 vs Ind in 1989
4 - Since December 2020, Fawad Alam has made 4 centuries in Test Cricket.
Most Centuries in Test Cricket since December 2020 :
Joe Root - 5
Fawad Alam - 4
Dimuth Karunaratne - 3
Kane Williamson - 3
5 - In the year 2021, Babar Azam has won the most Test matches (5) as captain.
Most Test matches won as captain in the year 2021 so far :
Babar Azam - 5
Virat Kohli -4
Kraigg Brathwaite - 3
Joe Root - 3
Babar Azam as Test Captain so far
Won 2-0 vs SA in 2021
Won 2-0 vs Zim in 2021
Series levelled 1-1 vs WI in 2021