Batter Sarfaraz Khan is having a wonderful time on the home circuit. The best-handed batter not too long ago scored 138 off 178 balls within the Irani Trophy in opposition to Saurashtra. With this hundred, he now has extra runs than the batting legend Sir Don Bradman within the home circuit.
Whereas Bradman amassed a complete of 2927 runs in 22 first-class matches, Sarfaraz has scored 2928 runs, however he has taken seven extra innings as in comparison with the veteran batter. Sarfaraz additionally has the second-best strike charge within the home enviornment, with solely Bradman is forward of him on this class.
Sarfaraz thrashed the Saurashtra bowling line-up
Following a wonderful bowling effort from the Remainder of India, the place they knocked out the MP for simply 98 in 24.5 overs, ROI batter bought to a poor begin with Abhimanyu Easwaran, Mayank Agarwal, and Yash Dhull falling cheaply.
Nevertheless, skipper Hanuma Vihari and Sarfaraz stitched a wonderful partnership between them and bailed their aspect from a tough scenario. Vihari fell after scoring 82 runs, however Sarfaraz continued to play his photographs as he accomplished yet one more hundred, which included 19 boundaries and three sixes.
Within the presence of the chairman of selectors Chetan Sharma and his colleague Sunil Joshi, the right-handed batter confirmed his big selection of photographs as not one of the opposition bowlers brought on any hassle to the batter.
Sarfaraz Khan now has yet one more run than the DON after 43 FC inns
Don Bradman 22 matches, 8 no, 2927 runs, ave 83.63, 100s: 12, 50s: 9
Sarfaraz Khan 29 matches, 7 no, 2928 runs, ave 81.33, 100s: 10, 50s: 8
Observe: In his subsequent match in Jan 1930, Bradman made a report unbeaten 452! https://t.co/7HPwPl72fz
— Mohandas Menon (@mohanstatsman) October 2, 2022
Sarfaraz has now scored 9 100s and 5 50s in his final 24 First Class innings. In the meantime, his aspect has crossed the 300-run mark within the first innings and is in sturdy place to have an enormous lead after the primary innings.