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A player batting in his debut Test cricket match has hit a century (100 runs or more) on 97 occasions. Charles Bannerman became the first player to achieve this when he scored 165 not out against England during the first ever Test match, at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in March 1877.
Yasir Hameed (Pak): Pakistani player to hit Test centuries in both inninigs on debut.
Shikhar Dhawan is the first Indian opener to hit a 100 on Test debut - overall, the 30th opener to do so in that format.
Shikhar Dhawan 185* - the highest score by an Indian on Test debut against any Team, beating Viswanath' 137 v Aus at Kanpur 1969.
|Batsman (Country)||Runs||Balls||4s||6s||Versus||Mon Year|
|Tip Foster (England)||287||-||37||0||Australia||Dec 1903|
|Jacques Rudolph (South Africa)||222*||383||29||2||Bangladesh||Apr 2003|
|Lawrence Rowe (West Indies)||214||-||19||1||New Zealand||Feb 1972|
|Mathew Sinclair (New Zealand)||214||447||22||0||West Indies||Dec 1999|
|Brendon Kuruppu (Sri Lanka)||201*||548||24||0||New Zealand||Apr 1987|
|Shikhar Dhawan(India)*||185*||168||33||2||Australia||Mar 2013|
|George Headley (West Indies)||176||-||--||-||England||Jan 1930|
|Hamish Rutherford (New Zealand)||171||217||22||3||England||Mar 2013|
|Yasir Hameed (Pakistan)||170||253||25||0||Bangladesh||Aug 2003|
|Fawad Alam (Pakistan)||168||259||15||1||Sri Lanka||Jul 2009|
|Khalid Ibadulla (Pakistan)||166||-||20||0||Australia||Oct 1964|
|Charls Bannerman (Australia)||165*||-||18||0||England||Mar 1877|
|Archie Jackson (Australia)||164||331||15||0||England||Feb 1930|
|Javed Miandad (Pakistan)||163||-||19||0||New Zealand||Oct 1976|
|Andrew Hudson (South Africa)||163||384||20||0||West Indies||Apr 1992|
|Kepler Wessels (Australia)||162||343||17||0||England||Nov 1982|
|Wayne Phillips (Australia)||159||246||20||0||Pakistan||Nov 1983|
|Doug Walters (Australia)||155||315||11||2||England||Dec 1965|
|Shri Ranjitsinhji (England)||154*||-||23||0||Australia||Jul 1896|
|W.G.Grace (England)||152||294||12||0||Australia||Sep 1880|
|Michael Clarke (Australia)||151||248||18||4||India||Oct 2004|
|Aminul Islam (Bangladesh)||145||380||17||0||India||Nov 2000|