KL Rahul: KL Rahul scored a century off 218 balls against South Africa and set many big records.
Perhaps no one can say better than KL Rahul how centuries can come on foreign soil if batting with excellent technique and restraint. KL Rahul, who is famous for scoring a century on foreign soil, has once again proved himself. KL Rahul scores a brilliant century in the first innings of the first Test against South Africa. Rahul scored a century off 218 balls. It was his first century in South Africa. KL Rahul set many records soon after scoring a century. Let us now learn five big things about KL Rahul Century.
KL Rahul’s century in Centurion is very special. KL Rahul became the first opener in the history of Indian cricket to score a century in Australia, England and South Africa.
KL Rahul has scored 5 centuries in 34 Test innings outside Asia. He broke Virender Sehwag who scored 4 centuries outside Asia. Sunil Gavaskar is the highest run scorer outside Asia with 15 centuries.
Soon after scoring a century in Centurion, KL Rahul equaled Indian legend Sachin. Before Rahul, Sachin also scored 6 centuries for 7 centuries abroad.
KL Rahul has scored 7 centuries in Test cricket, including 6 on foreign soil. KL Rahul has scored 11 of 14 centuries in international cricket outside India.