- Shreyas Iyer scores a century in the Kanpur Test
- This is the first Test match for Shreyas in his career
- Shreyas received the 100-run mark off 157 balls
- Sehwag, Ganguly, Rohit, Dhawan opposite place
Shreyas Iyer, who targeted Jamies early in the first session today, rang the boundaries in successive overs. Ravindra Jadeja (6×4 off 50: 112 balls), who supported him in the last two sessions on Thursday, was out today, but Shreyas Iyer continued his aggression. Shreyas, who received the 100-run mark in this sequence, celebrated in his own style on the field. Shreyas Iyer has been waiting for a chance in Tests since 2017.
Shreyas Iyer became the 16th cricketer to score a century in his Test debut for India. Prithviraj Shah was the last batsman to score a century in his debut Test for India. He scored 134 against the West Indies in 2018. Shreyas Iyer was bowled by Tim Southee at the individual score of 105. With that .. India team stood at 306/7 by the end of 96.3 overs.