Alex Carey scored a century in 133 balls
Australia declared first innings 575/8
South Africa’s first innings piled on 189
new Delhi. Australia’s wicket-keeper batsman Alex Carey played a brilliant century against South Africa (AUS vs SA). Carey has become the first Australian wicketkeeper to score a century in Test cricket in the last 9 years. He played an inning of 111 runs on the third day of the second Test match of the series against South Africa. Earlier in the year 2013 from Australia, the wicketkeeper had scored a century in the test.
Left hand batsman Alex Carey scored a century in 133 balls. This is the first century of Carey’s Test career. He scored his first century in the 19th innings of 14 Test matches. Carey hit 13 fours in 149 balls. He was caught by pacer Marco Jansen on his own ball. Alex Carey added 112 runs with Cameron Green. Earlier, Brad Haddin had scored a century in Test in the year 2013.
Test match century No.1!
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FIRST PUBLISHED : December 28, 2022, 10:34 IST