KL Rahul got his title etched. On the Lord’s Honours Board after coming up with his fourth hundred. As Test opener exterior Asia. Rahul’s 127 not out helped India finish the opening day of the 2nd Test on 276 for 3.
KL Rahul has cemented his position as a Test opener. Also, with a solid start to the Test series. Against England team in England as well. After scoring a chart-topping 84 in Nottingham within the first Test. Rahul showcased he is in beat shape in red-ball cricket. With a hundred on Day 1 of the Lord’s Test.
Rahul remained unbeaten on 127. At Stump’s on Day 1 as he helped India finish solid on 276 for 3. Rahul Rohit Sharma included 126 runs for the opening stand. As they ruled the England assault. After Joe Root won the toss and opted to field on an overcast morning.
KL Rahul joined Virender Sehwag. At the 2nd spot on the list of Indian openers with most hundreds exterior Asia. Also, his 127 toss was not out on Thursday. KL has hit 4 Test hundreds outside Asia in fair 28 innings. He includes a total of 5 overseas hundreds in 24 matches.
Virender Sehwag had overseen. The 4 Test hundreds exterior Asia in 69 innings. Meanwhile, batting incredible Sunil Gavaskar is on the best of the list of India. Also, openers with most Test hundreds exterior Asia. Gavasskar had hit 15 of them in 81 innings amid his enhanced career.
Rahul too got to be only the 2nd Indian opener. To score a hundred on the opening day of a Test outside Asia. After the restriction won the hurl and was selected to field. Navjot Singh Sidhu is the only Indian batsman. To have done a hit of 116 in Kingston. Against West Indies way back in 1989.
Sehwag took to social media on Thursday. To salute Rahul on hitting his lady hundred at Lord’s. The Kings XI Punjab skipper’s title will be carved. On the iconic honors board at the venue.
Rahul made great utilization of the opportunity. Showcasing lesson and patience for his 84 within the 1st Test. He started gradually on Thursday at Lord’s but played with a clear plan. After Rohit departed for 83. Rahul took the aggressor’s part and ruled the England attack with ease.