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England cricket star Ian Botham became the first man in history to score a century
England cricket star Ian Botham became the first man in history to score a century and take 8 (eight) wickets in a test match. The amazing performance came as England beat Pakistan by an innings and 120 runs in the second test of the series. Botham hit 108 runs in his first innings and then followed this by taking 8 wickets for just 34 runs as Pakistan collapsed to a second innings total of just 139.