ENG vs NZ: Daryl Mitchell hits hat-trick of centuries, breaks 73-year-old record

Ril Mitchell also scored a century in Headingley Test

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England vs New Zealand, 3rd Test: New Zealand all-rounder Darryl Mitchell also scored a century in Headingley Test, completed his century by hitting a six. Scored third consecutive century in this series

New Zealand all-rounder Darryl Mitchell continues to perform well against England. This right-handed batsman scored a century in the third Test as well while batting amazingly. On the second day of the Headingley Test, Darryl Mitchell completed his fourth Test century by hitting a brilliant six.

Let us tell you that Daryl Mitchell has scored his third consecutive century in this series. He is the first Kiwi player to achieve this feat in England. Daryl Mitchell had scored 108 at Lord’s, 190 at Trentbridge and now at Headingley too his bat has scored a century.

Darryl Mitchell has also become the highest run-scorer in a Test series in England. Earlier, the record for his highest home run scorer against England was held by Martin Donnelly, who scored 462 runs in a four-Test series in 1949, now Mitchell has overtaken him.