IND vs ENG / In this case, Jaiswal became the number-1 Indian batsman - broke Sehwag's 16 year old record

Zoom News : Feb 25, 2024, 06:00 AM
IND vs ENG: The fourth test match is being played between India and England. Indian team's star batsman Yashasvi Jaiswal has performed amazingly in this match. He has played an inning of 72 runs. Even before this, he had scored double centuries in the second and third test matches. Jaiswal is in excellent form and a lot of runs are coming off his bat. Now, by hitting a six in the fourth Test match against England, Jaiswal has destroyed the 16-year-old record of Virender Sehwag.

Jaiswal hit so many sixes

Yashasvi Jaiswal played an inning of 72 runs in the fourth Test match against England, which included 8 fours and a six. Jaiswal has become the player for India to hit the most sixes in a calendar year of Test cricket. He has reached number one. He has left Virender Sehwag behind. Sehwag had hit 22 sixes in Test cricket in the year 2008. Whereas Yashasvi Jaiswal has hit 23 sixes so far in Test cricket in the year 2024.

Indian players who hit most sixes in a calendar year:

  • Yashasvi Jaiswal- 23 sixes, year 2024
  • Virender Sehwag- 22 sixes, year 2008
  • Rishabh Pant- 21 sixes, year 2022
  • Rohit Sharma- 20 sixes, year 2019
  • Mayank Agarwal- 18 sixes, year 2019
This is how my career has been

Yashasvi Jaiswal has so far scored 618 runs in the Test series against England. He has become an important link in the Indian batting order. So far, he has scored 934 runs in 8 test matches for Team India, which includes three centuries and three half-centuries. He made his debut against West Indies in the year 2023.

The England team, batting first in the fourth test match, scored 353 runs. After this, after the end of the second day's play, Team India has scored 219 runs at the loss of 7 wickets. But Team India is still behind England by 134 runs. For India, Yashasvi Jaiswal contributed 72 runs, Shubman Gill contributed 38 runs. Captain Rohit Sharma could not play a big innings and was out after scoring 2 runs.