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IND vs NZ test series Shreyas Iyer becomes 16th indian to score a century on test debut shikhar dhawan


Kanpur. Shreyas Iyer has included himself in a special club by scoring a century in the debut test. In the first Test against New Zealand (India vs New Zealnad Test Series), he scored 105 runs. He became the 16th player to score a century in the debut test for India. Team India has scored 345 runs in the first innings. Shubman Gill and Ravindra Jadeja also scored half-centuries. Due to the injury of KL Rahul, Iyer got a chance to play. Fast bowler Tim Southee took 5 wickets.

Shreyas Iyer faced 171 balls and scored 105 runs. Hit 13 fours and 2 sixes. Lala Amarnath was the first player to score a century in the debut test for India. He played an innings of 118 runs against England in Mumbai in December 1933. Before Shreyas Iyer Prithvi Shaw 134 against West Indies in 2018 and in 2013 Rohit Sharma He scored 177 runs against West Indies. All three players are from Mumbai.

Dhawan did not play the next test after scoring 187 runs

in March 2013 Shikhar Dhawan Got a chance to make his Test debut. He played a big innings of 187 runs in his debut against Australia in Mohali. He is the highest run-scorer for India in the debut test. He faced 174 balls. Had hit 33 fours and 2 sixes. But he could not play in the next match. He had fractured his finger while fielding. Talking about the other 14 players, everyone got a chance to enter the next match after scoring a century in the debut match.

Also read: IND vs NZ: Tim Southee becomes first New Zealand fast bowler to take 5 wickets at Green Park, breaks 42-year record

Before Shreyas Iyer Suresh Raina, Virender Sehwag, Sourav Ganguly Has also scored a century in the debut test. After scoring a debut century, Team India, although it has won only 4 matches so far, lost in 3. 8 matches were drawn. Now it has to be seen whether Shreyas Iyer’s century can win the team or not.

Tags: Ajinkya Rahane, Cricket news, IND vs NZ, India vs new zealand, Rahul Dravid, shikhar dhawan, Shreyas iyer, Team India



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