Top 10 Fastest 200s in Test cricket
Updated - Jul 23, 2016 3:28 pm
Top 10 Fastest 200s in Test cricket: For all the budding cricketers if there is one format which they dream to play the most is Test cricket. Representing your country in the whites is the ultimate moment of pride and honor for any cricketer. Test tests the skills as well as character of a batsman as teams don’t hesitate in attacking the weakness of the concerned players as there is sufficient level of time to do so unlike the shorter formats of the game.
In Tests scoring double-century is one of the most enriching moments but yet a batsman who is able to plunder big runs in minimal time is considered to be a match-winner in real sense.
Let’s have a look at the Top 10 Fastest 200s in Test cricket
10. Virender Sehwag v Pakistan (2004) – 222 balls:
In the Multan Test match of 2004 against Pakistan, Sehwag became the first Indian to score a triple century in Tests. And it was an enchanting innings indeed. Viru scored 200 runs off 222 balls and was playing as if it was some ODI match. Overall, Viru stroked 309 runs in the innings which included as many as 39 fours and 6 sixes. His strike-rate was 82.40 even though he faced as many as 375 deliveries.