Rishabh Pant Century England v India Edgbaston: Rishabh Pant scored a century in the ongoing Test match between India and England in Birmingham. This century has set many records in his name. He became 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 cricketers Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli have scored Test centuries at Edgbaston. Apart from this, Pant set some more records in his name.
Pant scored a century on Edgbaston and got a place in the special list of Virat and Sachin. He is the third Indian after the duo to score a Test century at this ground. With this, Pant has reached the second position in the list of Indians who have scored the fastest century in England. He has hit a century off 89 balls. Mohammad Azharuddin is number one in this regard. Azhar had scored a century off 88 balls in 1990. Pant himself is in the third position. At the Oval, he hit a century off 117 balls.
England’s fastest Test century in England –
- Over 88 – Mohammad Azharuddin, Lord’s 1990
- Over 89 – Rishabh Pant, Birmingham 2022
- 117 runs – Rishabh Pant, Oval 2018
- 118 runs – KL Rahul, Oval 2018
- Over 130 – Kapil Dev, Oval 1990