Friday, 31 October 2014 - 20:40
Younus Khan hits third successive Test century
Younus Khan became the second man to score three consecutive Test centuries against Australia as Pakistan made 304-2 on the opening day of the final Test.
The 36-year-old, in his 93rd Test, was unbeaten on 111, his 27th Test hundred.
Englishman Herbert Sutcliffe in 1924 is the only other batsman to compile three in a row against the Australians.
Sri Lankan Kumar Sangakkara struck three successive tons against different opposition on three separate occasions, while Australian Jack Fingleton, South African Alan Melville and India's Rahul Dravid all scored four in a row.