Labuschagne wallops another ton to storm into an elite list of legends
December 03, 2022
Sports Tak Staff
Australian star batter Marnus Labuschagne followed his first innings' 204 with a blistering 104 off 110 in the ongoing first Test against West Indies on Saturday.
With this Labuschagne has joined an elite list of batting greats who recorded a sensational feat of walloping 200-plus and 100-plus runs in the same Test match.
Former Australian star batter Doug Walters hammered 242 & 103 in a Test match against WI in 1969.
India's batting legend Sunil Gavaskar cracked 124 & 220 in a Test match against West Indies in 1971.
Former West Indies' star batter Lawrence Rowe whacked 214 & 100* in a Test match against New Zealand in 1972.
Former Aussie skipper Greg Chappell belted 247* & 133 in a Test match against New Zealand in 1974.
Ex-England star batter Graham Gooch struck 333 & 123 in a Test match against India in 1990.
Former West Indies' star batter Brian Lara clobbered 221 & 130 in a Test match against Sri Lanka in 2001.
Former Sri Lanka skipper Kumar Sangakkara pummelled 319 & 105 in a Test match against Bangladesh in 2014.
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