New Delhi: The Indian team will first play the World Test Championship (WTC) against New Zealand. After this, he will reach England to play a 5 Test match series against England. The World Test Championship will be played from 18 to 22 June. Ravindra Jadeja, who performed brilliantly for Chennai Super Kings in IPL 2021, will also try to replicate the same performance in Test cricket.
Jadeja can make these records on England tour
Such has been the performance of Jadeja
Talking about Jadeja’s performance in Tests, he is playing the role of an all-rounder continuously after performing brilliantly for the Indian team in 2012. So far he has played 51 Tests and has taken 220 wickets at an average of 24.32. During this time he has taken 5 or more wickets in 9 innings. He once took 10 wickets in a match. With this, he has scored 1,954 runs, which includes 15 fifties and a century.
Jadeja can leave Srinath behind
Jadeja is currently the 10th highest wicket-taker for the Indian team. In terms of wickets in Tests, he is Anil Kumble (619), Kapil Dev (434), Harbhajan Singh (417), R Ashwin (409), Zaheer Khan (311), Ishant Sharma (303), Bishan Bedi (266), BS Chandrasekhar (242) and Javagal Srinath (236). Jadeja may leave Srinath behind on the England tour. During this, he can also overtake Peter Siddle (221), Vernon Philander (224) and Andrew Flintoff (226).
Can complete 2000 runs
Jadeja can also touch the figures of 2000 runs in Test cricket on the tour of England. He is only 46 runs away from this achievement. If he completes 2000 runs, he will become the 5th Indian to do so. Ashwin touched the 2000-run mark in 2017.
1000 test runs abroad
On the tour of England, he can touch the figure of scoring 1000 runs on foreign soil. So far, he has taken 63 wickets at an average of 32.44 in 18 Tests played abroad. On the upcoming tour, he may leave behind Subhash Gupte (65), Venkatesh Prasad (69), Manoj Prabhakar (73) and Irfan Pathan (73). Apart from this, Jadeja is also close to completing his 1,000 test runs abroad. At present, he has scored 748 runs at an average of 32.52 abroad.