Published on January 5th, 2017 | by Bhaskar Ganekar0
Stats: Younis’ unique, Azhar tops the table in Australia
With his maiden ton in Australia, Younis Khan has now hundreds in 11 countries, most by any batsmen in Test cricket.
11 Numbers of countries Younis Khan has scored Test hundred including Pakistan’s home venue UAE. He becomes first and only player to achieve this milestone.
1 Number of Test hundred he has now in Australia in 11 innings he played. His previous best in Australia was 87 at Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) in 2004.
34 Test hundreds for Younis Khan, most by any Pakistan batsman and joint 6th most in history with Sunil Gavaskar, Brian Lara and Mahela Jayawardene.
2 Players with Test hundred against each Test-plating team in their home. Dravid was the first one to do so.
39 At this age, Younis scored Test hundred in Australia, sixth oldest visiting batsman to score Test hundred in Australia. Others are Sir Jack Hobbs (46y 82d), Clive Lloyd (40y, 84d), Patsy Hendren (39y, 299d), Harry Makepeace (39y, 173d), Basil D’Oliveira (39y, 109d)
395 Runs scored by Azhar Ali this series, most by Pakistani batsman in a Test series in Australia. Previous best was by Mohsin Khan (390) in five match series in 1983-84.