Yashasvi Jaiswal 3rd youngest to slam Test double century

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Yashasvi Jaiswal delivered a phenomenal performance in the second Test against England, registering his maiden double-century .

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The young opener became the first Indian since Mayank Agarwal (November 2019) to breach the double-ton mark in the longest format of the game.

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A naturally attacking player, Yashasvi Jaiswal showed great composure despite wickets falling at regular intervals at the other end, reaching his 200 off 277 balls.

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Yashasvi Jaiswal became the third-youngest Indian after Sunil Gavaskar and Vinod Kambli to reach the milestone.

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The 22-year-old showcased remarkable confidence as he led India's charge on Day 1, ending at an unbeaten 179 runs from 257 deliveries.

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Yashasvi Jaiswal stellar performance helped India anchor to a commanding position at 336 for six, as no other batter could even score a half-century in the innings.

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