These 3 Indian batsmen have scored huge runs in Test cricket
But will regret not scoring a century
New Delhi. The Border Gavaskar Trophy played between India and Australia has started. The first match of the series was played in Nagpur from February 9 to 11. Barring a few players here, the batsmen of both the teams were seen battling for each and every run, which is often seen in Test cricket.
Scoring a century in Test format is a big achievement for any player. Some batsmen have scored a lot of centuries while batting well, while some players yearned for their first century as well. Talk about some such players of the Indian team who scored runs while batting well, but could not score a century, then the top three are as follows-
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The first big name in this special list comes from former cricketer Chetan Chauhan. Chauhan played a total of 40 Test matches for the Indian team between 1969 and 1981. Meanwhile, his bat yielded 2084 runs in 68 innings at an average of 31.58, but he could not score a single century. Chetan Chauhan has 16 fifties in Test cricket and his personal best batting performance is 97 runs.
The name of former cricketer Kiran More comes at the second place. More played 49 Test matches for the Indian team between 1986 and 1993. Meanwhile, his bat yielded 1285 runs in 64 innings at an average of 25.7, but he could not score a single century. More has seven fifties in his name in the Test format. His best batting performance in Test cricket is 73 runs.
The name of former cricketer Rusi Surti comes in the third place. Surti played 26 Test matches for the Indian team between 1960 and 1969. Despite this, not a single century came out of his bat. Surti has 1263 runs in Test cricket with nine fifties. His best batting performance in Test cricket is 99 runs.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : February 12, 2023, 07:21 IST