Cheteshwar Pujara Follows Up Double Ton With Century In County Championship. Pujara has scored a century for Sussex in the ongoing County Championship Division 2 match against Worcestershire.
Cheteshwar Pujara announced his arrival in the ongoing County Championship with a double century in the second innings against Derbyshire. Furthermore, The right-handed batter has maintained his form, scoring a century in the ongoing game against Worcestershire. Pujara is fighting a solitary battle for Sussex as the team attempts to close the gap on the opponent’s total. However, On Day 3 of the ongoing Division 2 competition, Pujara broke the three-figure mark.
County Championship: Cheteshwar Pujara Follows Up Double Ton
Pujara hit a ton off 184 balls with 14 fours, and he reached the three-figure mark by hitting Jack Leach for a four in the 61st over.
Mohammad Rizwan, a wicketkeeper-batter from Pakistan, was dismissed for a duck while playing for Sussex.
Moreover, Worcestershire scored 491 runs in the first innings of the ongoing game, thanks to skipper Brett DOliveira’s 169-run knock off 333 balls. Tom Haines took three wickets for Sussex.
Pujara had also scored 243 runs off 491 balls with 22 fours in the previous game against Derbyshire. He only managed 6 runs in the first two innings, but he was at his best in the second.
Pujara was dropped from India’s Test squad for the series against Sri Lanka earlier this year, and he will be hoping to make a return to the Rohit Sharma-led side, whose next assignment in the longest format is a one-off Test against England.