In Pics: Indian batsmen with MOST Test tons against Australia
Updated On : 28 Nov 2018,08:12 PM
India vs Australia Tests: Indian cricket team is currently on the Australian tour, where Virat Kohli-led Team India is scheduled to play four Tests against the host, starting from December 6. Indian Test side is on the top of the ICC Rankings while the Aussies are at number five of the Standings. Clash between the two sides has always been one of the best encounters in the game and players of both India and Australia, with their power-packed performances has assured super-exciting matches. On batting front, Team India has always been one spot up than the Australian side, whether its in context of centuries or total number of runs. So, ahead of the Test series, we bring to you the top FIVE Indian centurions against Australia which will surely enlighten your memories.
Murli Vijay – Indian opener Murli Vijay is at number five with four Test Hundreds in 13 matches with an average of 53.12 per innings. He has scored total of 1275 runs in 24 innings with highest of 167 runs
VVS Laxman – Indian batsman VVS Laxman, who has six centuries in his kitty, lets him to attain fourth position in the list. Because of the per inningd average, which is a bit shorter than Virat Kohli, Laxman has to settle with the fourth spot.
Virat Kohli – The Indian skipper is at the number three spot of the list with six Hundred in 15 matches. Although, the count is expected to increase with the time and the depends on thr number of opportunities he gets to play against the Aussies in the future
Sunil Gavaskar – On number two of the list of Indian centurions against Australia is ‘Sir’ Sunil Gavaskar with eight Hundred in just 20 matches with a decent average of 51.66
Sachin Tendulkar – Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar was the run-machine of the Indian side. He holds almost every batting record of the game and one of them is the most number of centuries in International cricket. Mr Tendulkar is the centurion of the centurions with 11 Hundreds in 39 matches.