Rishabh Pant Century England vs India Edgbaston: Rishabh Pant scored a century with a strong performance in the Test match being played between India and England in Birmingham. Due to this century, he made many records in his name. He has become the third Indian to score a century at Edgbaston, Birmingham. Before him, only two Indian batsmen have been able to do this. Team India’s great cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli have scored Test centuries at Edgbaston. Apart from this, Pant made more records in his name.
Pant made a place in the special list of Virat and Sachin as soon as he scored a century at Edgbaston. He has become the third Indian after these two to score a Test century at this ground. With this, Pant has reached the second place in the list of Indian who scored the fastest century in England. He has scored a century in 89 balls. Whereas Mohammad Azharuddin is in the first place in this matter. Azhar scored a century in 88 balls in 1990. While the third place is on Pant himself. He scored a century in 117 balls at the Oval.
Fastest Test century by Indians in England –
- 88 balls – Mohammad Azharuddin, Lord’s 1990
- 89 balls – Rishabh Pant, Birmingham 2022
- 117 balls – Rishabh Pant, The Oval 2018
- 118 balls – KL Rahul, The Oval 2018
- 130 balls – Kapil Dev, The Oval 1990