First Cricketer To Score A Double Hundred On Test Debut.

Reginald Erskine Foster (Tim Foster) Of England scored 287 runs in the 1st Innings of his debut match against Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground, Australia. This made him the first cricketer in the history of the game to score a double century on test debut.

The Match was played between 11 - 17 December 1903 and won by England (by 5 wickets)