Indian Players who have Scored most Centuries in Test Cricket in 2021

Indian players are back in action in all formats of cricket after almost a year’s hibernation due to the Covid19 pandemic. Team India has also started playing test cricket in 2021 and there have been some incredible performances from Indian batsmen including a few memorable centuries. 2021 has been a good year for Team India as they have won the Border Gavaskar Trophy against Australia and managed to win the home series against England 3-1 convincingly. 

Most Centuries in Test Cricket in 2021

Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma has turned out to be a dependable opener and prolific run-getter for Team India. His consistent performance has won him the praise of cricket fans worldwide and teammates since he has started opening the innings. An aggressive batsman by nature, Rohit Sharma has transformed over the years with his batting technique in all formats of the game. He has been in sensational form in 2021 and scored his first test century of the year in a match against England at Chennai where he made 161 runs off 231 deliveries including eighteen fours and two sixes. Rohit Sharma’s second test century in 2021 also happened against England while playing at Kensington Oval, London. Rohit made 127 runs off 256 deliveries including fourteen boundaries and one six.  

KL Rahul

KL Rahul has earned his place in Team India Squad as a dependable opener after his amazing back-to-back performances in several test matches. In the second test match of India vs England test series at Lord’s cricket ground, Rahul scored a sensational century against the strong English pace attack in tough batting conditions. He scored 129 runs off 250 deliveries with 12 fours and a six. Rahul became the 10th Indian to have his name etched at the Lord’s Honors Board after scoring this remarkable century.

Rishabh Pant

Since his comeback in the Border Gavaskar Trophy, Rishabh Pant’s career graph has been moving upward and his refined batting skills have earned him praise from his fans. He scored a century against England during their tour of India in 2021 in the fourth test match at the Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad. He managed to score 101 runs off 118 deliveries including thirteen fours and two sixes. India won the match and Rishabh Pant was awarded Player of The Match for his stupendous performance.

Ravichandran Ashwin

Ashwin has proven his exceptional off-spin bowling skills time and again in several cricketing tournaments but he was always considered an underrated batsman even though he has five centuries to his credit. The perception about him changed when he scored a century in a test match against England at his home ground in Chennai in 2021. He made 106 runs in tough batting conditions and cemented India’s win by taking five wickets in the first innings and three wickets in the second innings of the match. India won the match with a convincing margin of 317 runs.  Pure Win News is the ultimate destination for Sports news for fans from around the World. 

Reference Resource 

  1. https://cricketaddictor.com/top-5-10/most-centuries-in-test-cricket-by-indians-in-2021/ 
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