Australia opener David Warner scored his maiden Take a look at triple century as hosts persevered to dominate Pakistan within the ongoing Purple Ball Take a look at on the Adelaide Oval.
Warner, whose earlier prime ranking used to be 253, hit an unbeaten 335 from 418 balls – the second-highest Take a look at ranking via an Australian and 10th perfect general.
He handed Sir Donald Bradman and Mark Taylor’s mark of 334 earlier than the Aussie skipper Tim Paine declared the primary innings on 589/three.
Former opening batsman Matthew Hayden has the perfect Take a look at ranking via an Australian together with his 380 now not out towards Zimbabwe in 2003.
The West Indies nice Brian Lara is the present international report holder together with his unbeaten 400 towards England in 2004.
This is the view from the stands as David Warner made historical past in Adelaide!
Epic. #AUSvPAK percent.twitter.com/WVsHZzVZdh
— cricket.com.au (@cricketcomau) November 30, 2019
Veteran England speedy bowler Stuart Huge, who brushed aside Warner at will right through the 2019 Ashes in England, admitted on social media platform Instagram that Warner used to be within the neighborhood of breaking the sector report in Take a look at cricket.
Right here’s how Twitter reacted on Tim Paine’s declaration:
David Warner had the risk of thrashing Lara’s 400 dont know why they declared #AUSvPAK
— Siddarth Pai (@siddarthpaim) December 1, 2019
Large resolution via Tim Paine to claim with Warner coming near Lara’s international report ranking of 400. That is maximum admirable facet of Aussie cricket: non-public milestones secondary to staff pastime. Warner will have to leisure content material at getting previous Bradman’s perfect ranking. In itself large!
— Cricketwallah (@cricketwallah) November 30, 2019
Ha ha this declaration is generally Aussie manner of enjoying cricket: recreation earlier than self #AusvsPak #Warner https://t.co/7dwQc2oBgN
— Vikrant Gupta (@vikrantgupta73) November 30, 2019
Disappointing name to claim at the moment via Paine. Both let #davidwarner chase the sector report 401 or claim the ball earlier than when he used to be 334 equivalent with Don Bradman & Mark Taylor for a pleasant piece of historical past. Luke heat on Warner being forward of them #ausvspak
— Brendan M (@bmaher79) November 30, 2019