Test cricket has seen some fierce batsmen over the years. There have been various record-makers and record-breakers who have gone on to set new milestones in the longest and oldest format of the game. In this report, we’ll have a look at the top five fastest triple centuries in Test cricket ever.
From Virender Sehwag to David Warner, there have been numerous players who have scored a triple hundred in Test cricket. However, there have been some players who have done it in the most ferocious way possible.
These players have taken the least deliveries to hit a triple century and have been the anchor of one of the best innings of the format.
Top 5 Fastest Triple Centuries In Test Cricket
5. David Warner:
Australian opener David Warner hit his maiden triple hundred in Test cricket at the Adelaide Oval during the 2nd Test versus Pakistan. Warner’s triple hundred was actually the 1st from an Australian since former captain Michael Clarke hit 329* vs India in January 2012.
Warner’s 300 came off 389 balls making it the 4th fastest triple hundred ever in the history of Test cricket. This was only the 2nd triple-hundred in the history of Day-night Test matches after Azhar Ali’s 302* vs West Indies in Dubai, 2016
His innings was loaded with 39 fours and a six. He had a staggering strike-rate of above 80 in the innings.