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Rohit Sharma and Yashasvi Jaiswal’s 40 year old record was broken as soon as the opening landed, this happened after 4 decades!

Rohit Sharma and Yashasvi Jaiswal's 40 year old record was broken as soon as the opening landed, this happened after 4 decades!

The first match of the two-legged Test series between India and the West Indies is played in Dominica. On the first day of this match, the Indian team made their dominance. At the same time, a 40-year old Indian record was also destroyed in this match. In this match, left-handed batsman Yashasvi Jaiswal, who played first-class cricket for Mumbai, made his international debut.

As soon as Rohit Sharma and Jaiswal reached the opening, the 40-year-old record in Test cricket for India was broken. In fact, in this Test match, what happened was the last time in 1983, when two such openers came out to bat in the Indian Test, who play first-class cricket for Mumbai. Along with Jaiswal, Rohit Sharma also plays for Mumbai in first-class cricket.

Ravi Shastri and Sunil Gavaskar last did this in 1983. Now Rohit and Yashasvi have repeated this 4 decades story. This 1983 test match was played in Karachi. Ravi Shastri and Sunil Gavaskar have played top-class cricket for Mumbai in their careers. In this first match being played against West Indies, a total of four of these players are playing for India along with Rohit Sharma and Yashasvi Jaiswal who are playing for Mumbai. The two remaining players are vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane and fast bowler Shardul Thakur.

Batting first in this match, the West Indies team scored 150 runs. For the team, Ashwin took five wickets to his name. In response, the Indian team came out to bat in the first innings and put 80 runs on the board without losing any wickets until the end of the day. Captain Rohit Sharma, who came on in the opener, returned unbeaten after scoring a personal score of 30 and Yashasvi Jaiswal 40 runs. The Indian team is now just behind by 70 runs.

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