Tamil Nadu batter N Jagadeesan hits a record breaking double ton in List A cricket

Tamil Nadu batter Narayan Jagadeesan hits a record-breaking knock of double ton today against Arunachal Pradesh. He has scored 277 runs in 141 balls which is the highest individual score in List A Men’s cricket.

Highest individual score in List A cricket
277 - Narayan Jagadeesan (Tamil Nadu), 2022
268 - Alistair Brown (Surrey), 2002
264 - Rohit Sharma (India), 2014
257 - D’Arcy Short (WA), 2018
248 - Shikhar Dhawan (India A), 2013

Jagadeesan became the first player to score hundreds in five consecutive innings in men’s List A cricket. Previously, three batters had four centuries in a row - Kumar Sangakkara in 2014-15, Alviro Petersen in 2015-16 and Devdutt Padikkal in 2020-21.

Jagadeesan along with Sai Sudharsan put on a partnership of 416 runs which is the highest partnership for any wickets in Men’s List A cricket. The previous highest partnership was 372 between Chris Gayle and Marlon Samuels for the second wicket against Zimbabwe in 2015.

In the match, Tamil Nadu scored a total of 506/2 which is the highest team total in Men’s List A cricket.
Highest innings total by a team in List A cricket
Tamil Nadu - 506/2 vs Arunachal Pradesh, 2022
England - 498/4 vs Netherlands, 2022
Surrey - 496/4 vs Gloucestershire, 2007
England - 481/6 vs Australia, 2018
India A - 458/4 vs Leicestershire, 201

In the innings, Jagadeesan has hit 15 sixes the most by any batter in a Vijay Hazare Trophy innings. The previous highest was 12 sixes by Yashasvi Jaiswal against Jharkhand.


He deserves a place in the Indian squad for the upcoming ODI series.