For worldwide cricketers, the file of 400 particular person runs in a Check innings by Brian Lara is the last word accomplishment of their batting prowess. Brian Lara, the previous West Indies skipper and thought of one of many biggest within the sport, created historical past in 2004 throughout the fourth and ultimate Check in opposition to England in Antigua when he smashed a world file 400. By the way, 10 years in the past, on the identical floor in 1994, Brian Lara had smashed 375 which broke the-then world file highest particular person rating of 365 set by Sir Garfield Sobers in opposition to Pakistan. For 16 years now, gamers have tried to interrupt Brian Lara’s file however they’ve failed to perform it. Nonetheless, Virender Sehwag believes that two batsmen are able to breaking Brian Lara’s file of 400. In his each day social media present, titled Viru ki Baithak, Virender Sehwag answered a question to a fan as to who may break Lara’s file.
In his typical type, Sehwag replied, “If anybody can break this file of Lara, it’s David Warner and Rohit Sharma. If Rohit Sharma has one and a half days (and he bats aggressively) they usually occur, then they’ll break these data.”
It was a shock that Sehwag didn’t point out Virat Kohli’s title, because the Indian cricket crew skipper has essentially the most double tons by an Indian participant with seven.
Just lately, David Warner notched up the second-highest particular person rating in Assessments by an Australian batsman when he smashed 335 within the Pink Ball Check in opposition to Pakistan in Adelaide, overhauling the mark of 334 set by Sir Don Bradman however 45 runs behind Matthew Hayden’s mark of 380 which is the second-highest in Check historical past as Tim Paine determined to declare the innings.
Virender Sehwag is the one Indian participant in Check historical past to smash two triple centuries. His first triple century was in opposition to Pakistan in Multan in 2004 whereas he smashed an impressive 319 in opposition to South Africa in Chennai in 2008. Sehwag might have created historical past and smashed Sir Don Bradman’s file of hitting three triple tons in Assessments however on 293, he was dismissed within the 2009 Check in opposition to Sri Lanka in Brabourne.