Yashasvi Jaiswal tumbled information on Saturday (February 3) scoring his maiden double hundred for India in Assessments. He obtained out after scoring 209 runs off 290 deliveries with 19 fours and 7 sixes and on the again of his trailblazing knock, India managed to put up 396 runs on the board of their first innings.
Amongst many information that he broke and created, Jaiswal additionally ended the 17-year drought for the nation within the format as this turned out to be the primary double-century for India by a left-handed batter since 2007. Sourav Ganguly was the final batter to take action again in 2007 in opposition to Pakistan smashing 239 runs in Bengaluru with the match ending in a draw.
Different left-handers to breach the 200-run mark for India within the longest type of the sport are Vinod Kambli (twice) and Gautam Gambhir and Jaiswal is the fourth left-hander to realize this feat within the format.
Left-handed batters to attain double-centuries for India in Assessments
Jaiswal additionally notched up the fourth highest rating for an Indian left-handed batter in red-ball cricket going previous Gautam Gambhir who scored 206 runs in opposition to Australia 18 years in the past. Furthermore, the teen can also be third youngest batter for the nation to cross the 200-run mark in Assessments in an innings. Vinod Kambli and Sunil Gavaskar did it on the age of 21 years 35 days and 21 years 283 days respectively whereas Jaiswal is at present 22 years and 37 days outdated.
Youngest Indian gamers to attain a double-hundred in Assessments
|21 years 35 days
|21 years 55 days
|21 years 283 days
|22 years 37 days