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Did you know these Indian bowlers have scored a century in Test Cricket?

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We saw a significant shift in the way our bowlers batted.

They gained confidence in their stroke making and began to provide challenges to the opposing bowlers.

Our eighth-ranked batsman now has four Test centuries to his credit, while our number nine has three triple tonnes in first-class cricket.

There have been some superb innings played by specialist Indian bowlers before we got to this point.

The five Indian bowlers who have scored centuries are listed below.

Ajit Agarkar

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Ajit Agarkar scored 109 against England at Lord’s in 2002. The century of Ajit Agarkar in Lords.

Many lower-order bowlers in the Indian team provided excellent support according to the team’s demands on unique occasions.

In the second innings of the Test against England at Lord’s in 2002, Agarkar scored an unbeaten 109.

Anil Kumble

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Anil Kumble scores 110 against England at The Oval in 2007. This was accomplish by Anil Kumble in the final Test of the three-match series against England.

Kumble played a 110_run innings in this match. Anil Kumble, a former Indian spinner, got his sole century on August 10, 2007.

This was accomplished by Anil Kumble in the final Test of the three-match series against England.

Harbhajan Singh

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Harbhajan Singh scored 115 against New Zealand in Ahmedabad in 2010.

In the match against New Zealand in Ahmedabad on November 4, 2010, Harbhajan Singh scored 69 and 115 runs respectively.

Bhajji’s century was his first in Test cricket.

R Ashwin

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India only trailed by 108 runs thanks to Ashwin’s 103, which included 15 boundaries and two sixes.

He was also key in the second innings, ensuring a draw with India despite being nine wickets behind at one point.

R. Ashwin now has four more Test hundreds to his credit after this century.

All four are, coincidentally, against the West Indies and the last one is against England.

Jayant Yadav

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He has faced 204 balls and hit 15 fours to score 104 runs against England in Mumbai in 2016.

Jayant Yadav has a century in Test cricket to his name.

He is mostly a spinner for the team, although he has batted brilliantly against England.

Jayant made his Test debut against England in a five-match series at home.

In the first innings, he grabbed four wickets and scored 62 runs.

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Priti Yadav
Priti Yadav
An aspiring journalist with thirst of exploring new things. Enthusiastic in field of Cricket. Admirer of MS Dhoni and obsessed with his winning sixes.

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