Top 3 Test innings of Cheteshwar Pujara: The 29-year old Saurashtra batsman, Cheteshwar Pujara, unlike many other cricketers, plays only in one format of the game. He plays (and excels) in the longer version and ‘makes a mark’ too.
Pujara was billed to be the next ‘Wall’ after Rahul Dravid, and has also lived upto that expectation, more often than not.
With a tally of 3,798 runs from 81 Test innings (unbeaten on seven occasions), at an impressive average of 51.32 with 11 centuries and 15 half-centuries definitely justifies the ‘Wall’ tag given to him.
Team India definitely needs a tough guy at No 3 slot which is a very critical position, given the fact that the openers still lack in consistency.
Let us look into his top 3 Test innings: