10 Players to score the first ever Test centuries for their teams

10 Players to score the first ever Test centuries for their teams

10 Players to score the first ever Test centuries for their teams: Scoring Test century is a big achievement and being the first one to do it in any form makes one kind of immortal in history of cricket. Here are 10 batsmen who scored the very first century in Test cricket for their teams.

10. Charles Bannerman – Australia

(Photo Source: Wisden Cricket Monthly)
(Photo Source: Wisden Cricket Monthly)

Australia’s first century in Test cricket came from Charles Bannerman (actually born in England). He also holds the records for facing the first ball of the inaugural Test, in Melbourne in 1876-77, scoring the first runs. He finished with 165 before retiring hurt with a split hand.