IND vs ENG, 1st Test: Ravindra Jadeja of India has made an amazing record during the first Test match. Jadeja completed 2000 Test runs while batting during Indias first innings. In doing so, he has become the fifth player in Test cricket to score 200 wickets and 2000 runs for India in the double blast.
Before Jadeja, such a feat for India was done by Kapil Dev, Ashwin, Anil Kumble and Harbhajan Singh in their Test career. Now Jadeja has also definitely done a big feat in his career by joining this list.
Southpaw all-rounders in Test cricket...— Mohandas Menon (@mohanstatsman) August 6, 2021
(2000 runs + 200 wkts)
Gary Sobers (8032+235)
Wasim Akram (2898+414)
Chaminda Vaas (3089+355)
Daniel Vettori (4531+362)
Mitchell Johnson (2065+313)
Shakib Al Hasan (3933+215)
Ravindra Jadeja (2005*+221)#ENGvsIND #IndvsEng
Apart from this, Jadeja of India has also become the fifth player in the world in terms of the fastest double blast of 200 wickets and 2000 runs in Test cricket. This is Jadejas 53rd match in Tests. Englands Ian Botham has done such a feat faster than Jadeja in Test cricket. Ian Botham managed to complete 2000 runs and 200 wickets in Tests only in the 42nd Test match.
Apart from this, Kapil Dev is at number two. Kapil Dev was successful in doing this double blast in the 50th Test match. Imran Khan of Pakistan was at number three. Imran Khan did this feat in the 50th test match. Ashwin had made this record in his name in 51 Test matches.
Out of 5, three Indian players in this list. - The Domination. pic.twitter.com/gqRS1W1jte— CricketMAN2 (@man4_cricket) August 6, 2021
Englands team could only score 183 runs in the first innings. Captain Joe Root scored the most runs for England. Root played an innings of 64 runs. Bumrah took 4 wickets for India, while Mohammed Shami had 3 wickets in his account. Shardul Thakur was successful in taking 2 wickets.
James Anderson took the wicket of Virat Kohli, Kohli was dismissed without scoring a run. Kohli has been the victim of a golden duck for the third time in Tests. Earlier, the Indian captain has become a victim of golden ducks against Australia and the West Indies 1-1 times.