Yashasvi Jaiswal's unprecedented double century with the help of seven sixes and 19 fours took India to a strong score of 396/10 at the end of their first innings against England. At the start of the game, India won the toss and elected to bat first at the Dr. YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium.
right from the start, Yashasvi Jaiswal Took control of the innings while performing effectively all around the field. He displayed ruthlessness against the England spinners and performed brilliantly to take India to a strong score of 396 runs for 10 wickets. Apart from Jaiswal's excellent contribution, Shubman Gill (34) and Rajat Patidar (32) were the only other batsmen who managed to cross the thirty-plus mark. , Jaiswal's innings not only showcased his extraordinary skills but also played a vital role in India's strong position.
Here are the stats and achievements achieved by Yashasvi Jaiswal during his double century against England England tour of India 2024.
7- Yashvi Jaiswal created a new record for most sixes hit by an Indian batsman in a Test innings against England by hitting seven sixes. The previous highest was five, achieved by Rishabh Pant in Chennai in 2021
3- Jaiswal is now the third youngest Indian batsman to score a double century in Test cricket. The youngest Indian to achieve this feat was Vinod Kambli, who achieved it at the age of 21 years and 32 days against England at Wankhede in 1993. At second place is Sunil Gavaskar who was (21 years and 277) against West Indies in Port of Spain in 1971. Day).
4- Jaiswal became the fourth Indian player to score a Test century both at home and away before the age of 23. He joined the elite company of Ravi Shastri, Sachin Tendulkar and Vinod Kambli in achieving this feat.
4- Jaiswal became the fourth Indian batsman to score a double century in the World Test Championship. Other Indian batsmen to achieve this feat are Mayank Agarwal, Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma.
22y 36d Jaiswal became the youngest batsman to score a double century against England in Test since 2000.
Youngest batsman to score a Test double century against England
20y 308d – George Hadley in Kingston in 1930
21 years 32 days – Vinod Kambli at Wankhede in 1993
21 years 304 days – Donald Bradman at Lord's in 1930
21 years 318 days – Donald Bradman at Leeds in 1930
21 years 354 days – Donald Bradman at The Oval in 1930
22Y 36d – Yashasvi Jaiswal in Visakhapatnam in 2024
1- Jaiswal's 209 is his new highest Test score, ahead of his 171 against West Indies at Roseau in 2023.
209- Jaiswal's score of 209 is the highest in the World Test Championship 2023-25 cycle. The previous record was held by Saud Shakeel, who scored 208 against Sri Lanka in Galle in 2023.
2- Jaiswal hit seven sixes, which is the joint second highest number of sixes by an Indian batsman in a Test innings. He has shared this record with Harbhajan Singh, Hardik Pandya, Rohit Sharma and Virender Sehwag. Only Navjot Sidhu and Mayank Agarwal have hit more sixes, both have hit eight sixes each.
2- Jaiswal became the second batsman to score a double century in Visakhapatnam, Mayank Agarwal being the second batsman to achieve the feat against South Africa in 2019. Africa in 2019
2- Jaiswal became the second youngest Indian to score a double century on home soil. The youngest record is held by Vinod Kambli, who achieved this feat twice: first against England at Wankhede in 1993 at the age of 21 years and 32 days, and then against Zimbabwe in Delhi in the same year at the age of 21 years and At the age of 54 days.