The (ICC) on Monday took to Twitter to percentage fascinating minutiae with lovers. Sharing an image of former New Zealand all-rounder , ICC pointed that Styris falls in an elite checklist of avid gamers who’ve scored a century on Take a look at debut, batting at No. 8. The ICC additional said that most effective 9 avid gamers had been in a position to succeed in this feat to this point, and out of the ones 4 are from New Zealand.Cricket’s global governing frame, in its submit, additionally requested lovers to call different 3 New Zealand avid gamers who completed the feat.
“Of the 9 masses scored by way of avid gamers batting at No.Eight on Take a look at debut, 4 had been scored for New Zealand. One used to be scored by way of Scott Styris #OnThisDay in 2002, however are you able to title the opposite 3 Kiwis to have completed the feat?” tweeted ICC, sharing an image of Scott Styris celebrating his maiden Take a look at century.
, a former Australian cricketer who’s ceaselessly observed sharing statement field with Styris, used this chance to troll the previous New Zealand all-rounder.
Together with his hilarious answer on ICC’s tweet, as he wrote: “@scottbstyris had been they bowling seashore balls?”.
had been they bowling seashore balls?
— Dean Jones AM (@ProfDeano)
Styris made his Take a look at debut in opposition to the West Indies at St George’s, Grenada on June 29, 2002. Styris remained unbeaten on 107, serving to New Zealand submit 373 runs of their first innings. He used to be the top-scorer for his facet within the first innings.
Regardless of an awesome begin to his Take a look at profession, Styris may by no means settle himself into New Zealand’s longest layout squad and had a short lived Take a look at profession of 29 suits wherein he scored 1586 runs and took 20 wickets.