In the first Test match being played between Pakistan and England, a player has made an embarrassing record. The name of this player is Zahid Mahmood, who looted 319 runs in his debut match itself. Along with scoring so many runs, Mahmood has become the second bowler to score the most runs in a debut match. The English batsmen plundered 235 runs in the first innings against Zahid Mahmood and 84 runs in the second innings.
Zahid also took a total of 6 wickets in both innings.
Zahid Mahmood got 4 wickets in the first innings, while he also got 2 wickets in the second innings. Let us tell you that the Pakistan cricket team needs 254 runs on the last day to win the first match of the three-match Test series against England.
If we talk about the match, England had scored 657 runs in the first innings, while declared the second innings by scoring 264 runs for 7 wickets. England has set a target of 343 runs in front of Pakistan on the fourth day. Now Pakistan needs 263 runs.
Highest run scorer in debut test
Jason Krejza holds the record for scoring the most runs in a debut Test match. He made his Test debut in the year 2008 against India. It was the Nagpur Test, in which he picked up 8 wickets in the first innings, but conceded a total of 215 runs in return. In the second innings, he took a total of 4 wickets for 143 runs.
113-year-old record broken
After taking 12 wickets in the debut match against India, Krejza had given a total of 358 runs, Pakistan's Zahid has become the second most expensive spinner in the debut match by giving 319 runs. In the year 1909 i.e. 113 years ago, Douglas Carr gave 282 runs on debut, which Zahid has left behind.