Monday, October 11, 2010

Tendulkar Hits 49th Test Century

Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar today put another record into his account by scoring 49th century in Test cricket. He is the leading test run getter completing 14,000 runs yesterday and now he also bagged the highest number of centuries record against Australia in the ongoing second test match at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore. He also got another record today scoring 150-plus for the 20th time overcoming his own and Brian Lara’s record of scoring 150-plus runs for 19 times. The 37 year old Mumbaikar with his brilliance is proving that the hungry for runs is there even in his 21st year of Test cricketing. He is certainly the God of cricket and is a standing out to be a great inspiration for all the young players in International cricket. The top ten
Test cricket century getters are:
Name of the Player Country No. of Centuries
Sachin Tendulkar India 49
Ricky Ponting Australia 39
Jacques Kallis South Africa 35
Sunil Gavaskar India 34
Brian Lara West Indies 34
Steve Waugh Australia 32
Matthew Hayden Australia 30
DG Bradman Australia 29
Rahul Dravid India 29
Mahela Jayawardene Sri Lanka 28

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