Cheteshwar Pujara: India’s experienced Test batsman Cheteshwar Pujara has scored a century in the third consecutive county match while playing for Sussex in the English County Championship.
Pujara’s bat is spewing fire away from IPL
Cheteshwar Pujara returned unbeaten on 128 off 198 balls on the second day of the county match against Durham. Cheteshwar Pujara hit 16 fours in his unbeaten innings during this period.
Sussex team on track to take big lead over Durham
With this innings of Cheteshwar Pujara, Sussex’s team is moving towards taking a big lead in the first innings over Durham. In response to Durham’s 223 runs in the first innings, Sussex scored 362 for five and took a lead of 139 runs so far.
Score a century in the third consecutive match
This is Pujara’s third century in five innings, looking to make a comeback in the Indian team. During this, Pujara had scored 6 and 201 not out in his debut match with Sussex, which led the team to draw the match after getting a follow-on against Derbyshire.
— Sussex Cricket (@SussexCCC) April 29, 2022
Pujara can return to the team
Pujara then played innings of 109 and 12 against Worcestershire. In this match, however, his team had to face defeat by 34 runs. Pujara, who was out of the Indian team after the South Africa tour, can return to the team for the last match of the Test series on the England tour due to this superb rhythm.