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Who created a new world record in scoring the fastest century in Test Cricket history in February, 2016 ?
1. Steve Smith
2. Chris Gayle
3. Brendon McCullum
4. Virat Kohli

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Correct Answer - Option 3 : Brendon McCullum

The Correct Answer is Brendon McCullum.

  • On the 20th of February 2016, Brendon McCullum scored the fastest ever Test century in 54 balls, breaking the 56-ball record set by his idol, Vivian Richards, who scored 145 off 79 balls.
  • Brendon Barrie McCullum is a New Zealand cricket coach, commentator, and former player who has represented his country in all formats.
  • He is also a former captain in all formats. McCullum also brought quick scoring to Test matches, setting a record for the fastest test century ever.
  • He is regarded as one of New Zealand cricket's most prolific batsmen and captains.
  • In August 2016, he announced his retirement from all forms of cricket.
  • On February 18, 2014, he became the first New Zealander to score a triple century in a Test, scoring 302 runs against India. 
  • He was also the first New Zealander to reach 1000 test runs in a calendar year in 2014. (1164).

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