Indian Express – By: Express Web Desk | Published: November 25, 2017 9:09 Cheteshwar Pujara has a golden year in 2017 in both international cricket and domestic circuit.
- (BCCI)Cheteshwar Pujara’s dream run in the year 2017 continued on Saturday as the batsman went on to score his 14th Test century in Nagpur against Sri Lanka.
- Pujara’s century against Sri Lanka is his fourth three-figure knock against the rivals and third of this year.
- It is Pujara’s fourth Test century of the year in 10 Tests.
- Another record currently being held by the batsman this year is that he has faced most number of deliveries (2301) in 2017 in Test cricket.
- Pujara’s innings of 204 against Jharkhand in a Group B match took him to his 12th double ton in first-class cricket, making him the record-holder for most double centuries in first-class cricket by an Indian batsman.