Cricket
Players with most centuries vs India in Tests

Players with most centuries vs India in Tests

Joe Root has taken over Steve Smith to become the batter with the most centuries against India in Test matches.

Joe Root surpassed Australian batter Steve Smith to hold a record of smashing most centuries against India in Test cricket. He accomplished this feat in the IND vs ENG 4th Test at the Ranchi Cricket Stadium.

Root also became the first batter to hit 10 centuries against India as no other batter was able to achieve his feat before. He reached his ton by smashing a dashing cover drive to Akash Deep on Day 1. This is his 31th Test hundred. Here are five batters who have scored most hundreds against India in red-ball cricket.

Batters with most centuries vs India in Tests

PlayerInnings100s
Joe Root5210
Steve Smith379
Gary Sobers308
Vivian Richards418
Ricky Ponting518
Follow
Share

Editors pick

LSG vs DC Highlights: Rishabh Pant & Kuldeep Yadav light Lucknow Super Giants on fire at Ekana
Share article
Follow us on social media
Google News Whatsapp channel
Tell us why didn’t you like our article so that we can improve on?
Players who are set to make a comeback in IPL 2024 Players with Most Runs for Mumbai Indians in the IPL Most runs for Chennai Super Kings in IPL Players to Get Out for Most Ducks Against India in Test Cricket Players to play most Test matches for India Players who are nearing the 100 Tests milestone Players with most sixes for India in Tests Ravichandran Ashwin 500: Fastest Bowlers to Reach 500 Test Wickets Most fourth innings centuries in Test cricket Players with most runs in a session in India