Lawrence Rowe has scored the most runs in debut test
These veteran players are included in the top 5
New Delhi. The first Test match between India and West Indies is being played in Dominica from 12 July. While making his Test debut in Dominica, young batsman Yashasvi Jaiswal was seen in tremendous rhythm. He has completed his century by the end of the second day and is unbeaten after scoring 143 runs. People are hopeful that he will take this test innings further and make his name on the special achievement of scoring the most runs while making his debut.
The special record of making the most runs while making a debut in Test cricket is currently held by Lawrence Rowe, former cricketer of the West Indies cricket team. Rowe scored 314 runs on 16 February 1972 against New Zealand on his Test debut in Kingston. During this, 214 runs were scored with his bat in the first innings and 100 not out in the second innings.
Top 5 batsmen in the world who scored most runs in debut test:
West Indies – Lawrence Rowe – 214+100*=314 Runs – Vs New Zealand – Kingston
England – RE Foster – 287+19=306 runs – Vs Australia – Sydney
Pakistan – Yasir Hameed – 170+105=275 Runs – Vs Bangladesh – Karachi
West Indies – Kyle Mayers – 40+210*=250 runs – Vs Bangladesh – Chittagong
New Zealand – Devon Conway – 200+23=223 runs – Vs England – Lord’s
Let us tell you that West Indies explosive batsman Kyle Mayers participates for Lucknow Super Giants during IPL. During the league, he was seen many times helping the team win due to his excellent batting.
Shikhar Dhawan, who is running out of the team, has a special record for scoring the most runs in the debut Test match for India. In 2013, Dhawan scored 187 runs in the first innings while making his debut against Australia in Mohali. He did not get a chance to bat in the second innings.
FIRST PUBLISHED : July 14, 2023, 18:07 IST