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David Warner created history by scoring a century, left this Indian legend behind

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David Warner Century in Test: The three-Test series between Australia and Pakistan has started. Today the first match is being played on the grounds of Perth. Where Australian captain Pat Cummins won the toss and decided to bat first. Meanwhile, the team’s opener David Warner scored a brilliant century. He batted in pure Test style and worked to strengthen his team. With this century, David Warner has increased his century tally by one more. Now he has left behind former Indian captain and current coach Rahul Dravid.

David Warner scored 26th century in test cricket

David Warner completed his 26th century in Test today. Not only this, his total number of international centuries has now increased to 49. Former Indian team captain Rahul Dravid had scored 48 centuries in Test cricket, but now David Warner has overtaken him. Talking about David Warner’s Test career, he has played 109 Test matches so far and has scored 8487 runs in it. He has 26 centuries and 36 half-centuries in his name in Tests. Here his strike rate is 70.37, while if we talk about average, it is 44.43. David Warner hit 14 fours and one six in today’s century.

Such was the innings of the Australian team

If we talk about the batting of Australian team in today’s match, Usman Khawaja came to open the innings along with David Warner. Both of them gave a steady start to the team and did not let the Pakistani pace attack dominate them. The team’s score crossed 100. But when the team had scored 126 runs, Usman Khawaja was out after scoring 41 runs. Marnus Labuschagne, who came to bat at number three, could not last long and was out after scoring 16 runs. But at the other end, David Warner was continuously batting in his own style. When David Warner got the support of Steve Smith, then Warner completed his century. In the games that have taken place so far, the Pakistani team seems to be on the backfoot, while the Australian team seems to be dominating. Meanwhile, there are still four days left, it remains to be seen how both the teams perform in the coming days.

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