Cheteshwar Pujara | Saurashtra |
Cheteshwar Pujara. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Last Update on: January 3rd, 2019 at 12:14 pm

Cheteshwar Pujara scored his 18th Test hundred in the ongoing Test match against Australia. Pujara once again batted with solidarity as he smashed his third century of the series. He is also the leading run-getter of the series as he has amassed 444 runs at an average of 74. Pujara has been in fine form and would like to continue in a similar fashion.

Meanwhile, Pujara has shown great determination to prove his mettle. Pujara scored 16 boundaries in his brilliant knock. The talisman right-hander made good use of his feet to get to the pitch of the ball when he was facing Nathan Lyon.

Cheteshwar Pujara | Kevin Pietersen |Australia vs India 2018 |
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It is a fine knock from Cheteshwar Pujara.

The right-handed batsman from Saurashtra found the gap with perfection and once again showed the patience in his innings. Pujara was able to work the ball and punished the bad balls from the Australian bowlers.

Meanwhile, Cheteshwar Pujara had scored 123 runs in the first innings of the first Test match at Adelaide. He had also backed it with another good knock of 71 runs to take India into a commanding position. Thus, he scored 194 in the opening Test match and was adjudged the Man of the match for his match-winning knock.

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Cheteshwar Pujara, Australia vs India 2018-19
Cheteshwar Pujara. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Furthermore, Pujara once again played a valiant knock of 106 runs off 319 balls in the third Test match at Melbourne Cricket Ground. Consequently, Pujara’s has been in top form and has played a big part in the ongoing series against Australia.

In fact, Pujara will like to get as many as he can under his belt to get India into a commanding position. Pujara is currently batting on 124, which is his highest score in the series.

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