Kolkata Test: India win by an innings, 46 runs against Bangladesh; Clinch series Two-Nil

India beat Bangladesh by an innings and 46 runs in the Day and Night Pink ball Test to win the series 2-0 at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata today. The victory in the second Test records a 12th home series win in a row. India had earlier won the first Test against Bangladesh by an innings and 130 runs in Indore.

After bundling out Bangladesh for 103 on the first day of the second Test, India declared their first innings at 347 for nine. Bangladesh resumed their second innings at 152 for six on day three and trailing India by 89 runs.

Hosts bowled out the visitors for 195 runs to register win in the historic match. Umesh Yadav claimed 5 wickets while Ishant Sharma took four wickets. Ishant took a five-wicket haul in first innings too.

The game will also be remembered for Virat Kohli’s 27th Test ton, extending his overall tally to 70 international hundreds.

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