N Jagadeesan's historic knock in Vijay Hazare Trophy that broke 5 World Records


World Record Knock

Records Galore in Bengaluru in the Vijay Hazare match of Tamil Nadu and Arunachal Pradesh when N Jagadeesan and his fellow opening partner for TN went on an absolute rampage.

Double Century

N Jagadeesan scored 277 in 141 deliveries scoring 25 boundaries and 15 maximums out of the park, while Sai Sudarshan scored 154 off 102 with the help of 19 boundaries.

5 World Records

Although before getting dismissed from Chetan Anand in the inning’s 42nd over, Jagdeesan smashed 5 world records to his credit and left a huge statement on his fame.

World Record 1

Among the five records that he owned on November 21, yesterday against the poor Arunachal team, Jagadeesan surpassed Rohit Sharma’s highest score of 264 in the history of his List A career.

World Record 2

Jagadeesan’s world record knock was also his fifth consecutive century in the List A career, with this he broke the joint record held by Kumar Sangakkara, SA’s Alviro Petersen, and Devdutt Padikkal.

World Record 3

Among all the double centuries scored to date Jagadeesan’s was the fastest which came in just 114 deliveries.

World Record 4

It was due to this trail-blazing knock that helped Tamil Nadu surpass the world record in terms of highest runs posted on the board in List A cricket history, 506 at the loss of just 2 wickets.

World Record 5

416 runs posted for the first wicket by Tamil Nadu openers Jagadeesan and Sai Sudarshan is a world record partnership as well in List A Cricket History.

Jagadeesan IPL

Interestingly, this knock came days later when Jagadeesan was released by Chennai Super Kings in the run-up to the crucial auction of the 2023 season’s IPL.