Jaiswal hit 2 double century & breaks record of most sixes in a single Test innings by an Indian against England


Records set by Indian players during 3rd test

India vs England 3rd test: Jaiswal hit 2 double century against England and set a new Indian record on Sunday as he became the first Indian batter to hit most sixes in a single inning of Test cricket. He slammed his second consecutive double-century against England on Sunday in Rajkot.

Jaiswal ranks became the third youngest player to achieve two Test double centuries, following behind Vinod Kambli (21 years and 54 days) and Don Bradman (21 years and 318 days).

The 22-year-old opener Yashasvi Jaiswal shattered the record for the most sixes by an Indian batsman in a Test innings during the third Test against England in Rajkot, hitting a total of 12 sixes during the second session on Day 4. This achievement broke a 30-year-old record previously held by former batsman Navjot Singh Sidhu.

Yashasvi who retired hurt on Saturday built a partnership of 100 runs with debutant Sarfaraz Khan in just 87 balls. But continue with the bat on the morning session after the fall of the third wicket on Sunday. In the 85th over of India’s second innings, Yashasvi Jaiswal achieved his double century, against James Anderson, the legendary fast bowler smashing three consecutive sixes, breaking several records in the process.

At the age of 22, Yashasvi Jaiswal the emerging Indian batter is setting new records, achieved his second double century, reaching this milestone on Day 4 of the 3rd Test match between India and England at the Niranjan Shah Stadium in Rajkot on Sunday, February 18. Yashasvi dominates England’s bowling lineup by hitting 12 sixes. He also hit three consecutive sixes in a single over.

Jaiswal (545*) also surpassed Sourav Ganguly’s record (534 against Pakistan in 2007) for the highest runs scored by an Indian left-handed batsman in a Test series at home.

Jaiswal hit 2 double century
Jaiswal hit 2 double century vs England in Rajkot

Most six for India in a Test Innings

Yashasvi Jaiswal – 12 – vs England – in Rajkot 2024 *

Navjot Sidhu – 8 – vs Sri Lanka – in Lucknow 1994

8 Mayank Agarwal – 8 – vs Ban – in Indore 2019

Most sixes for India in a Test series

Yashasvi Jaiswal – 22 – vs England – Rajkot 2024 *

Rohit Sharma – 19 – vs South Africa – 2019

Harbhajan Singh – 14 – vs New Zealand – 2010

Navjot Sidhu – 11 – vs Sri Lanka – 1994

breaks record of most sixes in a single Test innings by an Indian
Jaiswal breaks record of most sixes in a single Test innings by an Indian, hit James Anderson for three consecutive sixes in a single over 

Jaiswal hit 2 double century

Most Double Hundred Vs England

Yashasvi Jaiswal – 2

Virat Kohli, Sunil Gavaskar, Vinod Kambli, Gundappa Viswanath, Rahul Dravid, Cheteshwar Pujara, Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi – 1

Three Sixes by an Indian batter in a single over in Tests

MS Dhoni – against Dave Mohammed – at St John’s 2006

MS Dhoni – against Mohammad Rafique – at Mirpur 2007

Hardik Pandya – against Malinda Pushpakumara – at Pallekelle 2017

Rohit Sharma – against Dane Piedt – at Vizag 2019

Umesh Yadav – against George Linde – at Ranchi 2019

Yashasvi Jaiswal – against James Anderson – at Rajkot 2024

Jaiswal became the first Indian to turn his initial three centuries into scores exceeding 150. Since his debut in July 2023, no other batsman has hit as many Test sixes as Jaiswal. He became only the third Indian batter to record two double centuries in a series.

Converting each of the first three 100s to 150+ scores

Javed Miandad – Pakistan

Andrew Jones – New Zealand

Brian Lara – West Indies

Mahela Jayawardene – Sri Lanka

Matthew Sinclair– New Zealand

Graeme Smith – South Africa

Yashasvi Jaiswal – India

Top Scores of Yashasvi Jaiswal in Test Cricket

2024 – England – 209 (290 balls) – Vishakhapatnam

2024 – England – 214* (236 balls) – Rajkot

2023 – West Indies – 171 (387 balls) – Dominica

2024 – England – 80 (74 balls) – Hyderabad

2023 – West Indies – 57 (74 balls) – Port of Spain

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