The 21-year-old star player of the Indian team, Yashasvi Jaiswal, scored a century against the West Indies in his debut Test match. Interestingly, on the strength of his century, India built a huge score against the West Indies. Also, the hosts took quick wickets to win the match by 1 innings and 141 runs. Interestingly, Jaiswal, who performed brilliantly in this match, was honored with the Man of the Match award. After Jaiswal scored a century on his Test debut, the people of his Badohi village were overjoyed. After his son’s century, father Bhupendra Jaiswal left for Bihar’s Sultanganj on Friday (July 14).
‘The name of the country has been illuminated’
Yashasvi Jaiswal’s father Bhupendra Jaiswal will start the padayatra to Baba Vaidyanath Dham by taking water from Uttarvahini Ganga in Kavad. Deoghar is 105 km from Sultanganj. He said that he had returned from Mumbai on Thursday night itself. Now they are going to see Baba to pray for the bright future of the child. Yashasvi Jaiswal’s father Bhupendra Jaiswal said, “Yashasvi has not only brought light to Bhado, but also the name of Uttar Pradesh and the country.”
Jaiswal became the 17th Indian to score a century on Test debut
Jaiswal scored his maiden century with the help of 11 fours in 215 balls against West Indies at Windsor Park in Dominica. After this century, he became the 17th Indian player to score a first century on his Test debut.
India lead 1-0 in the series
Indian team beat West Indies by 1 innings and 141 runs in the first match of this series. Jaiswal scored the most runs for India in this match. He scored 171 runs off 387 balls. This included 1 six and 16 fours. Apart from him, Rohit Sharma (103), Virat Kohli (76) and Ravindra Jadeja (37) also contributed. On the other hand, R Ashwin took 5 wickets, Jadeja 3 wickets, Mohammad Siraj and Shardul Thakur 1 wicket each in the hosts’ first innings. Also, Ashwin shined in the second innings as well. This time he took 7 wickets, Jadeja 2 and Siraj 1 wicket.
The second Test match between West Indies vs India will start from July 20. The match will be played at the Queenspark Oval in Trinidad. (yashasvi jaiswal father left for deoghar baba baidyanath yatra with kavada after he scored first century against wi in debut test)
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