County Championship Division Two: Cheteshwar Pujara scores the fifth century in county cricket

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Cheteshwar Pujara, the veteran batsman of the heavy team, continues to perform well in county cricket. This time he has scored a century against Middlesex while captaining Sussex. Pujara has now scored an unbeaten 115 runs in 182 balls with the help of 10 fours and one six in the County Championship Division-2 match. 

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Pujara has scored a total of 5 centuries including two double centuries in 7 matches in this season of county cricket. India's star cricketer Cheteshwar Pujara is third in the list of highest run-scorers in the County Championship Division-II tournament.

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Significantly, Pujara has got a chance to captain the Sussex team after regular captain Tom Haynes suffered a hand injury. Due to this injury, Tom Haynes will be out of the field for the next 5-6 weeks. The Sussex team scored 328 for four at the end of the first day's play. Tom Alsopo also scored a century of 135 runs from his side.