Over No. 43, third ball of the over, Masakadza to Rahul, SIX. That was the only six of match and thst six create records for Rahul. He was not only Indian batsman to score hundred on debut, but also only Indian opener to score hundred on debut in both test and ODI as an opener. India’s previous best by debutant was 86 by Robin Uthappa against England in 2006 and took 10 years to surpass that record. This match also features only second pair by Indians who made their debut as an opener. Last time Parthasarthi Sharma and Dilip Vengsarkar opened Indian inning as an opener when they were debutant for India in 1976.
Here are highest score by Indian debutant
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