Younis Khan Breaks Another World record Against Australia Today at Abu Dhabi.
Younis Khan became the only fourth Pakistani batsman to score 3 consecutive 100s, during the second Test match against Aussies at Abu Dhabi. Before Younis, Zaheer Abbas, Mudassar Nazar and Mohammad Yousuf have achieved the feat. Additionally, Younis Khan became the third batsman ever to achieve the feat against Australia following Herbert Sutcliffe and Geoffrey Boycott.
90 years since a batsman made three consecutive Test hundreds against Australia – Herbert Sutcliffe in 1924-25.
Younis Khan Scored a Double Ton Against Australia day 2 in 2nd Test, Younis Khan’s Total of this Series is over 400 runs in 3 innings.
he has Scored 423 Runs in this series which is the highest score from any batsmen in 2 match test series. previously great Sachin Tendulkar was the Owner of This record, who scored 403 Runs also Against Aussies in 2 test Match Series in 2010.
Younis Has Also Completed his 8000 career Runs and he is the one of Fastest to score 8000 runs.
Some Other Stats:
- For first time Pakistan’s number 3, 4 and 5 have made centuries in the same Test innings. Today Azhar Ali, Younis Khan and Misbah-ul-Haq all made centuries against Australia.
- Today Pakistani skipper Misbah and Younis scored 181 runs for the 4th wicket partnership. This is the 34th century partnership between these two. Here is the list of most number of century partnerships between Pakistani batsmen.
- Misbah becomes the highest run getter for Pakistan as a skipper with 2447 runs from 31 matches. Today he edged pass the Pakistani great Imran Khan who has scored 2408 runs from 48 matches.
- Younis Khan becomes the second Pakistani batsman to score 150(or plus) for 10 times. Previously Javed Miandad has achieved this feat making him the only Pakistani cricketer to do so.
- Azhar Ali and Younis Khan’s 236 run partnership for the third wicket was their best ever third wicket partnership against Australia in Tests.
- Younis Khan becomes the 3rd Pakistani Test batsman to score 8000 Test runs. Here is the list of Pakistan’s leading run getters in Test matches.