Don Bradman’s record swaha in Sarfaraz Khan’s bat ‘fire’, broken by 1 run


In terms of the best average among batsmen who have scored at least 2000 runs, Sarfaraz is just behind Bradman i.e. second. While Bradman’s average is 95.14, Sarfaraz’s average is currently 81.33.



TV9 Bharatvarsh | Edited By: Saket Sharma



Oct 02, 2022, 1:58 PM IST





Sarfaraz Khan’s bat is going on a lot in cricket these days. Constantly spewing runs. His century innings played for Rest of India first in Ranji Trophy, then Duleep Trophy and now in Irani Trophy. After the innings played in the Irani Trophy, he has left behind Don Bradman.

Sarfaraz Khan has left Don Bradman behind in terms of runs.  After 43 innings of first class cricket, Sarfaraz Khan has scored 1 run more than Don Bradman.

Sarfaraz Khan has left Don Bradman behind in terms of runs. After 43 innings of first class cricket, Sarfaraz Khan has scored 1 run more than Don Bradman.

Don Bradman scored 2927 runs in 43 innings of 22 first-class matches at an average of 83.63, with 12 centuries and 9 half-centuries.  On the other hand, Sarfaraz Khan has scored 2928 runs in 43 innings of 29 matches at an average of 81.33.  Sarfaraz's bat has recorded 10 centuries and 8 half-centuries during this period.

Don Bradman scored 2927 runs in 43 innings of 22 first-class matches at an average of 83.63, with 12 centuries and 9 half-centuries. On the other hand, Sarfaraz Khan has scored 2928 runs in 43 innings of 29 matches at an average of 81.33. Sarfaraz’s bat has recorded 10 centuries and 8 half-centuries during this period.

As far as the best average among batsmen who have scored at least 2000 runs in first class cricket is concerned, then Sarfaraz is seen standing at number two just behind Bradman.  While Bradman's average is 95.14, Sarfaraz's average is currently 81.33.

As far as the best average among batsmen who have scored at least 2000 runs in first class cricket is concerned, then Sarfaraz is seen standing at number two just behind Bradman. While Bradman’s average is 95.14, Sarfaraz’s average is currently 81.33.

Let us inform that Sarfaraz Khan scored 138 runs in 178 balls while playing for the Rest of India in the Irani Trophy match.  During this he hit 20 fours and 2 sixes.  (Photo: BCCI/CA/AFP)

Let us inform that Sarfaraz Khan scored 138 runs in 178 balls while playing for the Rest of India in the Irani Trophy match. During this he hit 20 fours and 2 sixes. (Photo: BCCI/CA/AFP)


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