Yashasvi Jaiswal Debut Century, Unbeaten 143, India Ahead in Dominica Test

Yashasvi Jaiswal Debut Century: The young opener Yashasvi Jaiswal made a lasting impact on his Test debut for India against the West Indies. On the second day of the first Test match in Dominica. Jaiswal made a remarkable unbeaten century. His magnificent knock, combined with captain Rohit Sharma solid contribution, propelled India to a commanding position in the game. Jaiswal’s patient innings of 143 runs, which included an impressive partnership of 229 runs with Sharma, steered India to a substantial lead of 162 runs by the end of the day’s play.

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Yashasvi Jaiswal Debut Century

  • • Jaiswal’s unbeaten 143 on Test debut drives India to a commanding position on Day 2 in Dominica.
  • • The left-handed opener forms a remarkable 229-run partnership with captain Rohit Sharma (103).
  • • India finishes the day at 312/2, establishing a lead of 162 runs.

Jaiswal’s Resolute Innings Shines in Steady Batting Display

  • Jaiswal showcases composure and determination in his measured knock.
  • Mumbai and Rajasthan Royals batter seizes the opportunity and converts a promising start into a substantial score.
  • Jaiswal’s century, scored off 215 deliveries, makes him the 17th Indian to achieve a hundred on Test debut.

Jaiswal’s Historic Feat and Emotional Tribute

  • Jaiswal becomes the first Indian to score a century on Test debut in the Caribbean.
  • He surpasses Mohammad Azharuddin’s record for facing the most deliveries by an Indian Test debutant.
  • In an emotional interview, Jaiswal thanks the selectors and Rohit Sharma for the opportunity.

West Indies Struggle to Break Opening Partnership

  • West Indies only takes two wickets on a slow Windsor Park pitch.
  • Alick Athanaze claims his maiden Test wicket by dismissing Rohit Sharma, ending the mammoth opening partnership.
  • Despite tight bowling and employing nine bowlers, West Indies finds it challenging to make breakthroughs.

Read also: Yashasvi Jaiswal Biography, Wiki, Age, Height, Hometown, Girlfriend, Family, IPL Debut & Net Worth

Rohit Sharma’s Century and Subsequent Dismissal

Rohit Sharma
Rohit Sharma
  • Rohit Sharma reaches his 10th Test hundred, showcasing his class with a cover drive to the boundary.
  • He departs immediately after, getting caught off the glove by Alick Athanaze to wicketkeeper Joshua Da Silva.
  • Shubman Gill comes down the order at 3, falls for just 6 runs, caught by Athanaze at short second slip.

Read also: Rohit Sharma Biography: The Rise of the Hitman

India’s Dominance and Kohli’s Support

  • India secures a first-innings lead without losing a wicket for the first time in a Test match.
  • Yashasvi Jaiswal and Virat Kohli build an unbroken 72-run partnership, with Kohli contributing 36*.
  • Kohli plays a supporting role, allowing Jaiswal to take the lead with his historic debut century.


India ends Day 2 at 312/2, leading West Indies by 162 runs. West Indies first innings concludes at 150, with Alick Athanaze top-scoring with 47. Ravichandran Ashwin (5/60) and Ravindra Jadeja (3/26) shine with the ball for India.

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