Top 10 Indian Player Debut Century List 

Mohammad Azharuddin
Mohammad Azharuddin
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Top 10 Indian Player Debut Century List 

In international cricket, the Test format is considered to be the backbone of the game. This was the first format that was first played in March 1877, and in the next few years, players from every country understood the nuances of this game through this format. We will talk about some famous Indian Players’ debut century lists.

The first Test match at the international level was played between Australia and England, in which Australian batsman Charles Bannerman scored the first century of this format. He scored 169* in the first innings of the match. Since then, a series of centuries started in this format. After this, many players achieved the feat of scoring a century in the debut test.

16 Indian players have been successful in scoring a century in the debut test. Today we will know about these top 10 Indian players’ debut century list in this article.

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List of Top 10 Indian Players who scored a century in debut test

10. Shreyas Iyer (2021)

Shreyas Iyer became the latest Indian player to score a century in the debut test. Young batsman Shreyas Iyer is enlisted in 2021 in this top Indian player’s debut century list. Shreyas Iyer achieved this feat by scoring a century against New Zealand in the Kanpur Test match. Shreyas Iyer scored 105 runs while batting brilliantly in this match.

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Shreyas Iyer

9. Prithvi Shaw (2018)

Young batsman Prithvi Shaw started his international career with a Test match. In which he scored a century of 134 runs against the West Indies. India won this match by one inning and 272 runs, and Prithvi was also awarded man of the game for his brilliant innings.

Prithvi Shaw ODI
Prithvi Shaw

8. Rohit Sharma (2013)

At present, there is no other team in white-ball cricket with a more dangerous batsman than him. Rohit earned his Test debut in November 2013 against West Indies at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata. In this match, Rohit took advantage of an innings of 177 runs. In this innings, 23 fours and 1 six came off Rohit’s bat. In this match, India defeated the Windies by an innings and 51 runs.

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Rohit Sharma

7. Shikhar Dhawan (2013)

Shikhar Dhawan is currently out of the Indian team. However, Dhawan played his first Test match against Australia in March 2013. In this, he took advantage of the best innings of 187 runs in India’s first innings. India won this match by six wickets.

Shikhar Dhawan
Shikhar Dhawan

6. Suresh Raina (2010)

Suresh Raina, playing against Sri Lanka in his first Test match (July 2010), scored 120 runs in India’s first innings with the help of 12 fours and two sixes. But this match was drawn. Raina has so far scored only one century in his Test career, which came in this match.

Suresh Raina | Top 10 Indian Player Debut Century List
Suresh Raina | Top 10 Indian Player Debut Century List

5. Virendra Sehwag (2001)

Former Indian team explosive opener batsman Virender Sehwag played his first test match against South Africa in November 2001. In which he contributed 105 runs in India’s first innings. Whereas in the second innings, he could score only 31 runs. South Africa defeated India by nine wickets in this match.

Virendra Sehwag | Top 10 Indian Player Debut Century List
Virendra Sehwag | Top 10 Indian Player Debut Century List

4. Sourav Ganguly (1996)

One of the most successful captains in India’s cricket history, Sourav Ganguly is also one of the famous Indian players to score a century in his debut Test. Ganguly earned his Test debut in June 1996 against England at Lord’s. Ganguly played a memorable inning of 131 runs in this match. However, this match did not yield any result.

Sourav Ganguly | Top 10 Indian Player Debut Century List
Sourav Ganguly | Top 10 Indian Player Debut Century List

3. Praveen Amre (1992)

Pravin Amre, who scored a century in his Test career, played his first Test in November 1992 against South Africa. In this match, Amre scored a century of 103 runs in India’s first innings, in which Amre hit 11 fours. This match was inconclusive.

Praveen Amre | Top 10 Indian Player Debut Century List
Praveen Amre | Top 10 Indian Player Debut Century List

2. Mohammad Azharuddin (1985)

Former Indian cricket team captain Mohammad Azharuddin is the eighth Indian player to score a century in his debut Test. Making his Test debut against England in January 1985, Azharuddin scored 110 runs for India in the match’s first innings.

Mohammad Azharuddin | Top 10 Indian Player Debut Century List
Mohammad Azharuddin | Top 10 Indian Player Debut Century List

1. Surinder Amarnath (1976)

Surinder Amarnath’s cricket career was not very big. He played a total of 13 (10 Tests, 3 ODIs) matches in his career. Making his Test debut against New Zealand in January 1976, Amarnath scored 124 runs in India’s second innings with the help of 16 fours and 1 six. The Indian team won this match by eight wickets.

Surinder Amarnath | Top 10 Indian Player Debut Century List
Surinder Amarnath | Top 10 Indian Player Debut Century List

Conclusion

IPL 2020 is canceled. Along with this, some such records are made in IPL, which the audience likes to watch very much. But apart from IPL, many such records in the cricket world are remarkable in themselves. Today we are going to tell you about such an outstanding record. In which Indian players have made a record of scoring a century while making their debut in cricket. So let’s know in detail about the Indian Players who scored a century in the debut match.

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