The first match of the Test series between India and West Indies is played in Dominica. The young batsman of the India team, Yashasvi Jaiswal, is playing the debut match. He broke many records by scoring a century in his own debut match. He was unbeaten on 143 runs until the end of the second day of the match. Yashasvi reacted to the century. He said who he would dedicate it to.
Yashasvi said after the century entries: “I was very excited. I would like to thank all those people who helped me. I would like to dedicate this century to my parents. Their contribution has been enormous. I have had a long journey. I will not say a lot, just happy.It’s just the beginning and we have to do better in the future.
Yashasvi broke many records with this Test century. He also achieved a special achievement. He is at number four on the list of youngest players to score a century on Test debut. Yashasvi scored a debut century at the age of 21 years and 196 days. Prithvi Shaw is at the top in this matter. He scored a century at the age of 18 years and 329 days.
India had scored 312 runs by the end of the second day of the match. Yashasvi scored 143 runs off 350 balls. They are undefeated now. Yashasvi’s innings included 14 fours. Captain Rohit Sharma came out after scoring 103 runs. He faced 221 balls and hit 10 fours and 2 sixes. Virat Kohli is unbeaten after scoring 36 runs off 96 balls. Shubman Gill came out after scoring 6 runs.
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