Mayank Agarwal on Saturday scored his 1000th run in Check cricket and have become the quickest Indian opener to achieve the mark. He attain the determine in 19 innings, and likewise turned the third-fastest general amongst Indians to cross the four-figure mark in Check cricket.
He’s the 67th Indian to achieve the determine.
Vinod Kambli stays the quickest Indian cricketer to attain 1000 Check runs, reaching the determine in merely 14 innings. Cheteshwar Pujara, who’s a mainstay within the present Indian Check workforce, reached the four-figure mark in 18 innngs.
The Karnataka batsman went previous the likes of Sunil Gavaskar (21 innings), Sanjay Manjrekar, Rahul Dravid and Sourav Ganguly (23 innings). Amongst openers, whereas Gavaskar is now second, Virender Sehwag is the third quickest Indian (24 innings).
Herbert Sutcliffe of Australia and West Indies’ Everton Weekes stay the quickest cricketers in historical past to achieve the 1000-run mark, each taking solely 12 innings. Whereas Australia’s batting legend Don Bradman took 13 innings, each, Kambli and Neil Harvey of Australia took 14 innings.
Earlier, India started Day three on 9/1, however misplaced two fast wickets in Jasprit Bumrah (2) and Cheteshwar Pujara (zero). India took a 53-run lead in opposition to Australia after first innings, because the Indian bowling lineup ran via the Aussie batting order on the second day of the match.
After scoring 244, India restricted Australia on 191.