Murali Vijay Score in England Test series 2016
Question in detailMurali Vijay's score in the Test series against England is going to be a series deciding factor. Indian opener Vija, whose confident hundred helped India avoid a defeat in the first Test at Rajkot, is roaring to have good a form in the ongoing India Vs England Test series 2016. Giving India a good start is not a big deal for Vijay and for this reason only India has no replacement for the right-hander in the current lot of openers whether be it Gautam Gambhir, Shikhar Dhawan or KL Rahul. His numbers in Test cricket are just phenomenal when compared to the other Indian openers. With an impressive average of 40.82, Vijay has scored 2980 runs in 74 innings of 43 Test matches. He has hit 7 hundreds in his career, and the seventh one came in the just drawn Test against England. With this hundred, Vijay has given England enough reasons to worry about. If he continues his stellar in the ongoing matches as well, he will certainly become the leading run scorer in India Vs England Test series 2016.
Your past records have nothing to do with your current form. Once you fail to make it count in a particular series or match, your records remain no more just data on paper. What all matters, is how you perform in a particular series. And when Murali Vijay's score in the Test series against England is concerned, he is looking in good touch with bat. For his 157 runs in the first Test, Vijay is placed second in the current table of leading run scorers.
It was Murali Vijay who helped India sail safely through their run to draw the first Test. The vast proportion of day three in the first game at Rajkot belonged to Indian opener Murali Vijay, who hit his 7th Test hundred in the opener Test. As there are many claimants in the lot to become the leading run scorer in India Vs England Test series 2016, the window of opportunity players have is very small no matter whoever it is.
Will Murali Vijay become the leading run scorer in India Vs England Test series 2016?