Yashasvi Jaiswal Debut Test Century, India vs West Indies: The first match of the 2-match Test series is being played between India and West Indies on Dominica’s ground. In the game of the second day of this Test, a brilliant century innings has been seen from the bat of 21-year-old Yashasvi Jaiswal, who is debuting for India. Yashasvi has become the first Indian opening batsman to score a century in his debut Test, who has managed to do this on a foreign tour.
When the game of the first day of Dominica Test was over, Yashasvi was unbeaten after scoring 40 runs. After this, with the start of the second day’s play, Yashasvi completed his half-century in the first session. In the second session after lunch on the second day, Yashasvi managed to complete a century in his debut test. Jaiswal faced 215 balls to complete his century and also hit 11 fours.
Yashasvi is the third Indian player to score a century in his debut Test in Test cricket. Before him, Shikhar Dhawan did this feat against Australia in the year 2013 and after that Prithvi Shaw did this feat against the West Indies in the year 2018.
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Fourth young Indian player to score century in debut test
Yashasvi Jaiswal has also become the fourth youngest Indian player to score a century in his debut test. Prithvi Shaw is at the first place in this list with the age of 18 years 329 days. On the other hand, Abbas Ali Baig and Gundappa Vishwanath are on the third place. Yashasvi has completed his first Test century at the age of 21 years 196 days. At the same time, he is the third player after Rohit Sharma and Prithvi Shaw to score a century against the West Indies in the debut test. Yashasvi Jaiswal is also the 17th player to score a century in the debut test for India.
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