Smith scored his 21st test century in 105 innings. He breaks the record of Sachin Tendulkar who had scored in 110 innings.
The 2nd test between ENG and AUS gets exited during 2nd day of 1st ashes at Gabba.
At one moment it seems like England would take lead over Australia when Australia were tottering at the score of 209/7 but Aussie Captain showcase his tremendous technique and Passion’s on the pitch and create a crucial 66 runs partnership with Pat Cummins.
where the game turns into Australia favor, While Australia lost wickets at regular intervals at the Gabba.
Smith stood strong and it was his innings that helped Australia surpass England’s first innings total of 302 runs lead over visitor’s and take 26 runs lead.
Australia end their 1st innings at the score of 328 all out. Smith scored his 141 runs in 326 balls which was his slowest test hundred.
Note : Sir Don Bradman hold the record of hitting fastest 21st test century in 56 innings.
Which was followed by India’s great Little Master Sunil Gavaskar. Who scored the same number of centuries in 98 innings. Smith fall third into that list with his 105 innings.