I enjoyed my debut game for Sussex and was happy to contribute: Cheteshwar Pujara

I enjoyed my debut game for Sussex and was happy to contribute: Cheteshwar Pujara. Sussex recover from a batting slump to draw their County Championship Division 2 game against Derbyshire on Sunday. Thanks to India Test batter Cheteshwar Pujara’s classy unbeaten double ton in the second innings.

Sussex recovered from a batting slump to draw their County Championship Division 2 game against Derbyshire on Sunday. Thanks to India Test batter Cheteshwar Pujara’s classy unbeaten double ton in the second innings. Pujara, who made his Sussex debut just a few days ago. Redeemed himself after scoring only six runs in the first inning by hitting 201* in 387 balls. The veteran Indian batter enjoy his Sussex debut and expressed his delight at being able to contribute to the team’s cause.

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Cheteshwar Pujara expressed his delight at being able to contribute to the team.

“I had a great time playing my first game for @sussexccc. I’m glad I was able to help the team’s cause. I’m excited for the next game, “On the KOO app, Pujara stated.

Along with Pujara, Tom Haines hit a double century as the pair shared a 351-run stand in 119 overs. A Sussex record for any wicket against Derbyshire before the match was drawn.

Pujara, who dropped from India’s Test squad earlier this year, has made a strong statement with his first first-class century in more than two years.

Pujara has played 95 matches for India in the longest format of the game, scoring 6713 runs at an average of 43.87.

In the longest format of the game, the veteran Test batter has 32 fifties and 18 centuries. Pujara has also played five One-Day Internationals for India.

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