Mayank has 3 consecutive centuries, see top-10 batsmen with most consecutive centuries
The third Test match between India and South Africa is going to start in Ranchi from 19 October. Mayank Agarwal is the highest (330) run-scorer in 2 Tests played so far. Mayank scored 215 runs in the first innings of the first Test, scoring a double century. In the second Test, Mayank scored 108 runs and scored the second century of the series. This was Mayank Agarwal's second consecutive century in 2 matches.
Now if Mayank Agarwal gives a century and roots in the third Test to be held in Ranchi, then he will become the batsman to score 3 centuries in 3 consecutive matches. Further, the top-10 list of Indian batsmen who have consistently scored the most centuries in Test cricket is given.
Top 10 Indians who consistently score the most Test centuries
Gautam Gambhir's name leads the list of Indian batsmen who have consistently scored the most centuries in Test cricket.
Gautam Gambhir has scored 5 centuries in 5 consecutive Test matches. In 2009, Gambhir had scored 5 consecutive centuries by playing innings of 137, 167, 114, 167 and 116 runs.
After Gautam Gambhir, Sunil Gavaskar, Rahul Dravid and Sachin Tendulkar are the batsmen who have scored 4 centuries in 4 consecutive matches.
Virender Sehwag, Mohammad Azharuddin, Vijay Hazare, Polly Umrigar, Cheteshwar Pujara and Virat Kohli are among the batsmen to score 3 centuries in 3 matches. Kohli scored 104 (not out), 213 and 243 runs in the year 2017, scoring 3 centuries in 3 consecutive matches.