Despite runathon against Kiwis, Harry Brook couldn't break Kambli-Gavaskar's big record

Sports Tak Staff
February 242023

England's star batter Harry Brook is on a roll as he continues to prove his batting prowess in Test cricket.

In the second Test against New Zealand, Harry Brook belted a blistering yet unbeaten ton to hog the limelight on Day 1.

Harry Brook cracked his fourth Test century. He achieved the feat after playing just 9 innings in 6 Tests.

Harry Brook shattered Vinod Kambli's record of most runs after 9 Test innings. Yet couldn't break Kambli-Sunil Gavaskar's big record.

Brook missed out on breaking a record of scoring the fastest four centuries in Tests in a year (in terms of innings). The very record is jointly shared by three batters.

West Indies' George Headly (1930), India's Sunil Gavaskar (1971) and Vinod Kambli (1993) scored four Test centuries in just 8 innings.

Harry Brook equalled England's Herbert Sutcliffe (1925) and West Indies' Everton Weekes' (1948) record by scoring four Test centuries in just 9 innings.

Harry Brook has clocked a batting average of 100-plus so far and has cracked 3 fifties and 4 centuries so far.

Harry Brook made his Test debut in September 2022 against South Africa and since then he has been grabbing eyeballs with his incredible performances.

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