Who was the first Indian batsman to bat on all five days?

Who are the Indian batsman to bat on all five days of a Test match?

Here’s a list of batsmen to have batted on all five days of a Test match:

  • ML Jaisimha vs Australia, 1960. …
  • Sir Geoffrey Boycott vs Australia, 1977. …
  • Kim Hughes vs England, 1980. …
  • Allan Lamb vs West Indies, 1984. …
  • Ravi Shastri vs England, 1984. …
  • Adrian Griffith vs New Zealand, 1999. …
  • Andrew Flintoff vs India, 2006.

Which Indian batsman was the first?

Lala Amarnath Bharadwaj (11 September 1911 – 5 August 2000) known as the father of Indian Cricket was the first batsman ever to score a century for India in Test cricket. He was also awarded the Padma Bhushan by the Government of India.

Lala Amarnath.

Competition Test First-class
Best bowling 5/96 7/27
Catches/stumpings 13 96/2

Can a team bat for 5 days?

No, not for whole 5 days, otherwise the team would have scored around 1500-2000 runs. But there are instances where the first innings has not been completed due to bad weather.

What is the shortest Test match ever?

The shortest Test match, in terms of actual playing time, was the first Test between England and Australia at Trent Bridge on 12 June 1926. There were only 50 minutes play in which 17.2 overs were bowled and England scored 32-0.

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Who scored highest run in ODI?

Highest individual score in One Day International cricket as of June 2021, by player

Characteristic Number of runs scored
SR Tendulkar (india vs South Africa – 2010)* 200
CK Coventry (Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh – 2009)* 194
Saeed Anwar (Pakistan vs India – 1997) 194
Fakhar Zaman (Pakistan vs South Africa – 2021) 193

Has a Test match ended in 2 days?

From 2000 to 2018 there were six instances of Test matches finishing in two days time, the shortest time in which a Test match has ever finished. From 1946 till now, Australia, South Africa and New Zealand had featured in two instances of Test matches finishing in two days time and now India have also joined that club.

What is the highest score in Test match?

Highest Team Score in Test

# Team Score
1 Sri Lanka 952/6 dec
2 England 903/7 dec
3 England 849
4 West Indies 790/3 dec

Who faced most balls in Test cricket?

Below are 5 batsmen who have faced the most balls in Tests in the last 5 years.

  1. Joe Root (9430)
  2. Cheteshwar Pujara (8981) …
  3. Virat Kohli (7455) …
  4. Azhar Ali (7230) Azhar Ali (Image Credit: Twitter) …
  5. Steve Smith (6988) Steve Smith (Image Credit: Twitter) …
  6. 5 Batsmen Who Have Faced Most Balls In Tests in The Last 5 Years.

How many doctors are there in Test cricket?

This limit is two unsuccessful review requests per innings during a Test match, and one unsuccessful review request per innings during a One Day International (This limit has temporarily been raised to three per innings for tests and two for one-day matches from July 2020 as a COVID-19-related rule change).

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Who was the first Indian Test captain?

Test match captains

Indian Test match captains
Number Name
1 CK Nayudu 1933–34
2 Maharajkumar of Vizianagram 1936
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