Cheteshwar Pujara scores 18th Test ton: 'Youngsters - look, learn and listen', Twitter salutes Indian batting's rock

Twitterati was in awe of Cheteshwar Pujara as he brought up his 18th Test century at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

FirstCricket Staff, Jan 03, 2019 11:50:56 IST

Cheteshwar Pujara belted out another masterclass in patience and perseverance as he brought up his third century of the series at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Day 1 of the fourth Test between India and Australia. Pujara brought up his hundred in style with a four via a flick behind square leg off Mitchell Starc. In the process, he brought up his 18th century in Test cricket, going past both Dilip Vengsarkar and VVS Laxman (17 each) in the list of Indians with most centuries in Test cricket.

Cheteshwar Pujara in action against Australia on Day 1 of the 4th Test between India and Australia at the MCG.

Cheteshwar Pujara in action against Australia on Day 1 of the 4th Test between India and Australia at the SCG.

As always, Twitter was abuzz and Twitterati was in awe of the Saurashtra batsman as he brought up yet another hard-fought ton:

 

Updated Date: Jan 03, 2019 13:46:33 IST


World Cup 2019 Points Table

Team p w l nr pts
Australia 5 4 1 0 8
New Zealand 4 3 0 1 7
India 4 3 0 1 7
England 4 3 1 0 6
Bangladesh 5 2 2 1 5
Sri Lanka 5 1 2 2 4
West Indies 5 1 3 1 3
South Africa 5 1 3 1 3
Pakistan 5 1 3 1 3
Afghanistan 4 0 4 0 0





Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 3631 113
2 New Zealand 2547 111
3 South Africa 2917 108
4 England 3663 105
5 Australia 2640 98
6 Sri Lanka 3462 94
Rank Team Points Rating
1 England 5720 124
2 India 5990 122
3 New Zealand 4121 114
4 South Africa 4647 111
5 Australia 4805 109
6 Pakistan 4107 93
Rank Team Points Rating
1 Pakistan 7365 283
2 England 4253 266
3 South Africa 4196 262
4 Australia 5471 261
5 India 7273 260
6 New Zealand 4056 254