India has made a strong hold in the first test (IND vs WI 1st Test) against the West Indies. Yashasvi Jaiswal…
India has made a strong hold in the first test (IND vs WI 1st Test) against the West Indies. Yashaswi Jaiswal made many records by scoring a century in his debut Test. Even today he has a chance to create history. He has to score 57 more runs to score his double century, if he does so then he will become the first Indian cricketer to score a double century in Debut Test.
The India vs West Indies 1st Test match is being played in Dominica. West Indies’ first innings was bundled out for 150 runs. Yashasvi Jaiswal, who came out to open with Rohit Sharma in the debut test, is unbeaten on 143 runs. He has already registered his name in a special record list by scoring a century in the debut test. If he completes his double century today, he will create history. So far no Indian batsman has been able to score a double century in his debut test. Shikhar Dhawan currently holds the record for scoring the most runs in debut test.
IND vs WI 1st Test: Yashasvi Jaiswal on the threshold of creating history
In Test cricket history, there are only 7 batsmen in the world who have scored a double century in debut test. No Indian name is included in these. Shikhar Dhawan currently holds the record for scoring the most runs in Test debut among Indian batsmen. Dhawan played his debut test on 14 March 2013 against Australia. He scored 187 runs in this match. This is the innings of the most runs by an Indian in the debut innings. Now Yashasvi Jaiswal has a chance to break his record and create a new history.
Yashasvi Jaiswal shared a 229-run partnership for the first wicket with Rohit Sharma. Yashasvi’s form remained intact even after Rohit’s dismissal. By the end of the second day’s play, Yashasvi has scored 143 runs. Now he needs 57 runs to complete his double century. The rhythm in which Yashasvi is seen, it is expected that he will complete his double century today. If this happens then Yashasvi will be the only Indian to have a double century in his debut test.
Double century in debut test: batsman who scored double century in debut test
- RE Foster (England) – 287
- Lawrence Rowe (West Indies) – 214
- Brendon Kuruppu (Sri Lanka) – 201
- Mathew Sinclair (New Zealand) – 214
- Jacques Rudolph (South Africa) – 222
- Kyle Mayers (West Indies) – 210
- Devon Conway (New Zealand) – 200