IND vs NZ: Shreyas Iyer scored a brilliant century in the debut test, this happened after 52 years in Kanpur

New Delhi. Shreyas Iyer (Shreyas Iyer) He has scored a brilliant century in the debut test. Iyer against New Zealand on the second day of the Kanpur Test (IND vs NZ 1st Test) Scored his first Test century in 157 balls. He hit 12 fours and two sixes in his innings. Iyer is the 16th Indian batsman to score a century in the debut test. He now has Shikhar Dhawan (Shikhar Dhawan) Has a chance to break a special record. Dhawan’s name holds the record for making the highest score in the debut test for India. He played an innings of 187 runs against Australia in the year 2013. Iyer has a golden opportunity to score a double century and leave Dhawan behind.

Shreyas Iyer He is the third Indian to score a century in the debut test against New Zealand. Apart from this, he is the second Indian to score a century in the debut test at the Green Park Stadium in Kanpur. Gundappa Vishwanath had done this feat before him in the year 1969. Iyer made his T20 and ODI debut for the Indian team in the year 2017 itself. Although he got a chance to make his Test debut after 4 years. Iyer is the 303rd Indian cricketer to play Test.

India did not start well on the second day. India has started playing four wickets ahead of the score of 258. Yesterday’s unbeaten batsman Ravindra Jadeja Tim Southee got bowled without adding a run. Jadeja scored 50 runs in 112 balls with 6 fours. Wicket-keeper batsman came after Jadeja wriddhiman saha Couldn’t do anything special either. he scored 1 run to Tim Southee Caught Tom Blendluck behind the wicket. There was a partnership of 22 runs between the two for the sixth wicket.

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The innings of opener Shubman Gill (52 off 93 balls) on the first day was also the center of attraction. Cheteshwar Pujara (26 off 88 balls) and skipper Ajinkya Rahane (35 off 63 balls) failed to play big innings despite good starts while opener Mayank Agarwal (13 off 28 balls) failed to take advantage of the opportunity. Tall fast bowler Kyle Jameson again troubled the Indian batsmen. He bowled Gill and Rahane after Agarwal was caught by wicketkeeper Tom Blundell in the morning session.

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