Anish AgrawalJuly 28, 20235min0

Three Best Knocks of Marnus Labuschagne

Three best knocks of Marnus Labuschagne 28Jul

Marnus Labuschagne’s emergence has been a significant boost for Australian cricket, and he has become a key figure in the Test team’s batting lineup. His dedication to the game and hunger for runs has made him one of the rising stars of international cricket. As he continues to mature as a player, his contributions will likely be crucial for Australia in all game formats.

Labuschagne made his Test debut for Australia in October 2018 against Pakistan in Dubai. He rose to prominence during the 2019 Ashes series in England, where he was brought in as a concussion substitute for Steve Smith in the second Test at Lord’s. 

He made a significant impact, scoring important runs and cementing his place in the Test team. Since his breakthrough in the Ashes 2019, Labuschagne has been one of the most prolific run-scorers in Test cricket. He has consistently performed well in Test matches, scoring valuable runs for Australia and often holding the innings together. 

Labuschagne is known for his solid technique and ability to play long innings. He has a compact batting stance and shows great patience at the crease, which makes him a reliable player in the longer format of the game. Due to his impressive performances, Labuschagne received recognition from the International Cricket Council (ICC). 

He was named the ICC Men’s Emerging Cricketer of the Year in 2019 for his outstanding performances in Test cricket.

Overall, Marnus Labuschagne has been part of 42 Tests for Australia and he has scored 3767 runs at an average of 54.6 and a strike rate of 53.6. Labuschagne’s mental toughness is a standout feature of his style. He doesn’t shy away from tough challenges and has shown the ability to bounce back from difficult situations. 

His determination to succeed and willingness to fight for his wicket make him a valuable asset to his team. Here is a list of the three best innings from Marnus Labuschagne.

1) 215 vs New Zealand – 2020

During the first cycle of the World Test Championship, New Zealand was touring Australia in 2019-2020. During the third Test in January 2020 at Sydney Cricket Ground, in the first inning, Marnus Labuschagne played a significant inning for Australia, scoring 215 runs off 363 balls at a strike rate of 59.22.

His performance was remarkable and played a crucial role in shaping the outcome of the match. His inning included 19 fours and one maximum. His impact was so good that Australia won the match comfortably by 279 runs.

2) 185 vs Pakistan – 2019

In the 1st Test between Australia and Pakistan at the Gabba in November 2019, Marnus Labuschagne scored 185 runs in the first innings. His innings were crucial in helping Australia post a formidable total.

He played a brilliant knock, displaying his skills and determination at the crease. He built a strong partnership with David Warner and both scored a century in the 1st inning. Labuschagne played his game with patience and reached 185 off 279 balls at a strike rate of 66.30. His innings included 20 fours.

3) 111 vs England – 2023

The Ashes is always a crucial series for both England and Australia. The pressure of performing well during the Ashes is more than that of an ICC Tournament. Marnus Labuschagne is well aware of this fact and he positively took that pressure and scored 111 runs off 173 balls at a strike rate of 64.16 at Old Trafford Cricket Stadium in July 2023 during the 4th Test of the Ashes 2023.

It is because of his powerful inning, Australia saved themselves from an embarrassing loss and the match ended up as a draw.

Anish Agrawal

Hi, I am Anish Agrawal and I am the lead cricket journalist for Cricnews. I have been a sports journalist for the past 7 years and have experience covering all major cricket tournaments. My favourite tournament is the IPL and I am a big supporter of the Mumbai Indians.

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