Pujara ends the wait for India at Edgbaston.

By: Sandesh

In the first innings against England in Birmingham, Cheteshwar Pujara scored a half-century.

It had been 36 years since an Indian opener had scored a half-century against England in Birmingham.

Here is a list of the four openers at Edgbaston Cricket Ground who have scored over fifty runs.

In 1974, Sudhir Naik became the first opener at Edgbaston to reach the half-century mark.

Sudhir Naik

In 1979, Sunil Gavaskar became India's second half-centurion after a five-year hiatus.

Sunil Gavaskar

Chetan Chauhan also scored his half-century in the same game.

Chetan Chauhan

The most recent addition to this list, the replacement opener, put in a tough innings to reach his half century.

Cheteshwar pujara

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