Hyderabad: Statistical highlights on the third day of the second Test between India and Australia on Monday.
# For the first time, a total of 500 or more at Uppal has been recorded.
# Cheteshwar Pujara became the first Indian batsman to post a double hundred in Tests at Uppal. He enjoys an impressive record at this venue, averaging 181.50 at Uppal, his runs' tally being 363 in two innings.
# Pujara (204) has recorded his second double hundred in Tests - his first was an unbeaten 206 against England at Ahmedabad in November 2012. He became the second Indian player after Vinod Kambli to register two double hundreds in first eleven Tests.
# Pujara has reached 1,000 runs in 18 innings, totalling 1017 at an average of 67.80 - the second fastest in terms of innings by an Indian player, next only to Vinod Kambli (14).
# Pujara has become the seventh Indian player to post a double hundred against Australia. He has joined Sachin Tendulkar, VVS Laxman, Ravi Shastri, Rahul Dravid, Gautam Gambhir and Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Laxman and Tendulkar has two double hundreds each to their credit against Australia.