5 moments from IND vs AUS 2nd BGT Test Match that created buzz among fans

By Daniel S

February 20, 2023

In a remarkable turnaround, India came from behind in the second Test of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy (BGT) series to beat Australia by 6 wickets within three days of play and establish an unassailable 2-0 lead in the four-Test series. In an entertaining Test, a few highlighting moments created quite a buzz among the fans. Here are the top five moments from the second BGT Test played in the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi.

5. Cheteshwar Pujara reaches landmark 100th Test

Cheteshwar Pujara reaches 100 Tests
Cheteshwar Pujara reaches 100 Tests (Source: Twitter)

The first memorable moment of the game was even before the action began as Cheteshwar Pujara became the 13th Indian to reach the milestone 100th Test. Pujara, who debuted for India in Tests against Australia in 2010, achieved the 100th career Test for India landmark against the same opposition in the second Test match of the BGT 2023.

As such, the Indian players did their part, giving the solid defensive batter a guard of honour while coming out to the field in the first session of the ongoing Test in Delhi. He has a tally of 7021 Test runs from 169 innings accounting for an average of 44.15 with a highest score of 206*. He has 34 fifties and 19 centuries to his credit in the red-ball game.