Ashes 2021-22: Usman Khawaja joins elite list with Twin centuries;

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Ashes 2021-22: Usman Khawaja joins the elite list with Twin centuries – Ashes Test Usman Khawaja a left-handed batsman became the 6th Australian to score two centuries in the Ashes Test 2021-22.

Usman Khawaja’s career has come to full circle after scoring centuries in both the innings of an Ashes Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Saturday.

Ashes Test Usman Khawaja is a left-handed batsman. Became the 6th Australian to score two centuries in the Ashes Test 2021-22. He has joined the elite club of Warren Bardsley (136 & 130, at Oval in 1909), Arthur Morris (122 & 124 not out at Adelaide in 1947), Steve Waugh (108 & 116 at Old Trafford in 1997), Matthew Hayden (197 & 103 at Gabba in 2002), and Steve Smith (144 & 142 at Edgebaston in 2019).

Ashes 2021-22: Usman Khawaja joins the elite list with Twin centuries

Almost, 11 years ago. Usman Khawaja played for 2 hours in the Maiden Test inning on day 1. He scored 37. But, now with his comeback. Australian fans are happy to find there Pontig’s long-term descendant for the no. 3 spot.

Although Khawaja’s Test career was not as successful as predictable. And he never completely proven himself as the No 3 batsman. The 44-year-old veteran made a triumphant return after a two-year time off.

In the final session, Australia started their second innings on 265 for 6, setting an unlikely winning target of 388 for England.

For the fifth wicket, Usman Khawaja (74) and Cameron Green (74) shared 179 runs.

The hosts reached 416-8 stated in their first innings before sacking England for 294 earlier on Saturday. Taking an unquestionable 3-0 lead in the five-match series.

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