IND vs ENG Test: Joe Root will have the advantage in the 5th Test against India! Can break Sachin Tendulkar’s record


IND vs ENG Test: The 5th Test match will be played between India and England (IND vs ENG) from July 1. Many records will be made and broken in this match, while former England Test captain Joe Root can benefit the most in this match. Actually Root is in amazing form these days, he scored a century in the first two matches of the three-match series against New Zealand. After this he remained unbeaten on 115 runs at Lord’s. Also in the Nottingham Test matches, Root played an excellent innings of 176 runs. Due to this performance, he is at the top of the ICC Test Ranking, while if his form continues, he will become England’s number one Test batsman in the match against India. Also, he will leave behind the legendary Sachin Tendulkar. Stay connected for the latest sports news at

Let us tell you that Sachin Tendulkar has played a total of 17 matches against England on his soil, in which he has recorded 1575 runs at an average of 54.31. Tendulkar has scored four centuries and eight half-centuries during these innings. At the same time, Root has played 14 Tests against India in which he has scored 1401 runs. The name of the current head coach of the Indian team, Rahul Dravid, is at number three in this list. Who had scored a total of 1376 runs in 13 matches against him in England.

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Highest Test Run Scorer in England

  • Sachin Tendulkar 1575 runs in 17 matches at an average of 54.31
  • Joe Root – 1401 runs in 14 matches at an average of 70.05
  • Rahul Dravid – 1376 runs in 13 matches at an average of 68.80
  • Alastair Cook – 1196 runs in 17 matches at an average of 44.29
  • Sunil Gavaskar – 1152 runs in 16 matches at an average of 41.14

Root completes 10,000 runs in Test cricket

With this, 31-year-old Root has completed 10,000 runs in his Test career. He achieved this feat against New Zealand at Lord’s, after which he became the joint youngest player to complete 10,000 runs in Test cricket. At the same time, Alistair Cook of his own country is included in this list along with Root. Cook completed this figure in 31 years 157 days. While Root has completed 10194 runs in 119 matches so far. During this, he has also scored 27 centuries and 53 half-centuries.

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