IND vs ENG 2nd Test: KL Rahul achieves unique landmark at Lord’s that even Sachin Tendulkar and Sunil Gavaskar could not

India vs England 2nd Test Live: KL Rahul achieves feat that even Sachin Tendulkar and Sunil Gavaskar could not
India vs England 2nd Test Live: KL Rahul achieves feat that even Sachin Tendulkar and Sunil Gavaskar could not

IND vs ENG 2nd Test live: KL Rahul achieves unique landmark at Lord’s that even Sachin Tendulkar and Sunil Gavaskar could not – India opening batsman KL Rahul hit a brilliant century in the 2nd Test against England at the historic ground of Lord’s on Thursday. This was Rahul’s 6th Test century and 2nd in England. The century at Lord’s will be a very special one for Rahul as he achieved a landmark that even greats of Indian cricket Sachin Tendulkar and Sunil Gavaskar could not achieve. (India vs England 2nd Test Live). He slammed 129 runs off 250 balls which included 12 fours and a six. He departed off Ollie Robinson caught out to Dominic Sibley on opening over of Day 2. 

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India vs England 2nd Test Live: Rahul became the 10th Indian batsman to have scored a ton in Test matches at Lord’s. Interestingly, India batsmen Sachin Tendulkar and Sunil Gavaskar who represented the Indian team for decades have not scored a century at Lord’s in their career. 

Indians with century at Lord’s 

KL Rahul

Ajinkya Rahane

Rahul Dravid

Ajit Agarkar

Sourav Ganguly

Mohammad Azharuddin

Ravi Shastri

Gundappa Viswanath

Dilip Vengsarkar

Vinoo Mankad

Highest Score by Indian at Lord’s 

184 – Vinoo Mankad

127* – KL Rahul

100 – Ravi Shastri

Big Indian names missing on Lord’s honours board

Sachin Tendulkar

Sunil Gavaskar

Virat Kohli

MS Dhoni

Rahul Dravid

VVS Laxman 

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KL Rahul in India tour of England

India vs England 2nd Test Live: India opening batsman KL Rahul, who received a chance to make a comeback into the side after his brilliant century in the practice match and as Indian openers, Shubman Gill and Mayank Agarwal get injured. Rahul grabbed the opportunity with both hands to score a fifty in the first Test and then a century in the 2nd Test at the mecca of cricket. (KL Rahul hit century)

KL Rahul in England 

Matches – 7

Innings – 13

Runs – 536

AVG – 44.66

100s – 2

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India vs England 2nd Test Live: Rahul now has the chance to convert the century into a daddy century and help India set a massive total in the first innings. If India manages to win this Test then it will be India’s only 3rd win at the Lord’s. 

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