MELBOURNE: Australian Skipper Michael Clark has completed 8,000 runs in Test Cricket during ongoing 4th Ashes test against England at Melbourne Cricket ground.
Clarke had crossed this 8,000 runs milestone hitting splendid four at the ball of English bowler Ben Stokes in the second innings of ‘Boxing Day Test’.
He has become the Sixth Kangaroo batsman in the Test Cricket to cross this mark.
The five famous Australians batsmen who have scored 8,000 runs in Test history:
- Allan Border
- Ricky Ponting
- Mark Waugh
- Matthew Hayden
- Steve Waugh