Batting Average 542!

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Sunday, December 27th, 2015 | 0

Australian middle order batsman Adam Voges made his debut on test cricket on this year June against West Indies. At the age of 35 years and 242 days Adam Voges played his first test innings in his career. On that match only innings Voges scored 130* runs not out. On the second match’s only innings he get out on 37 runs by Jerome Taylor and this is the only out by Voges against West Indies in 5 innings.

At the first test of current series Australian Voges were not out 269* on his only innings. And at the first innings on 2nd Boxing Day test Voges alos not out on 106* runs and this time also scored 100+. Allover Adam Voges have 542 runs against West Indies, though his got out only time his average is also 542.

It is a world record in any angle of Innings or number of test. On 2003, South African opener Jack Rodolfo scored 222* runs in first innings and in second innings he got out after scored 71 runs. After that he have no test against Bangladesh so his average was 293 and now this is the second highest average against one individual team.

In the same innings Voges also get another milestone. Thousands run in debut year. In the current year Voges scored 1028 runs. Though his debut in June so this runs actually comes in 6 month. Before Voges, only 2 another batsman can touch thousands runs milestone in debutant year. Mark Taylor have 1219 runs on 1989 and Alistair Cook have 1013 runs


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