Shakib Al Hasan became his nation’s highest Test wicket taker in Test matches after the second match between Bangladesh and West indies. Shakib now has 102 wickets in 28 matches and has overtaken Mohammed Rafique’s total of 100 wickets. He has also become the fastest cricketer in the history of the game to pick up 100 wickets and score 1000 runs in Test matches by achieving this milestone in just 28 games.
Gautam Gambhir managed to record a half century in the second innings of India’s second Test match against England. Gambhir top scored for the team with a carefully constructed 65 off 142 balls in India’s total of 142.
Jacques Kallis overcame a hamstring injury in the first innings of SA’s match against Australia to score 58 in SA’s total of 388. In the second innings, Kallis has kept his team in the game after scoring 46 runs in a crucial partnership with Du Plessis.