<a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/hanuma-vihari/">Hanuma Vihari</a> was given his maiden Test cap on Friday moments before the start of the <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/series/india-in-england-2018-200789/live-scores/india-vs-england-5th-test-match-184495-summary.html">fifth Test</a> between India and England at the Oval, making him the 292nd Test player for the country. The BCCI confirmed the news via twitter. <p></p><blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"> <p></p><p dir="ltr" lang="en">Proud moment for Hanuma Vihari as he becomes the 292nd player to represent <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/TeamIndia?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#TeamIndia</a> in Tests.<a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/ENGvIND?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#ENGvIND</a> <a href="https://t.co/M5qh0Y54E0">pic.twitter.com/M5qh0Y54E0</a></p> <p></p> BCCI (@BCCI) <a href="https://twitter.com/BCCI/status/1037991423986081799?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">September 7, 2018</a></blockquote> <p></p>Vihari, 24, who will ply his trade for Andhra this Ranji season moving from Hyderabad, boasts a first-class average of 59.94 the highest among active cricketers. He was the fifth highest run-getter in the 2017-18 season scoring 752 runs at an average of 94.00, including a highest score of 302 not out. During India A s tour of England, Vihari had amassed 410 runs in six matches at an average of 51.25 <p></p> <p></p>In the recently concluded Tri-series featuring England Lions, India A and West Indies A, Vihari had scored 253 List A runs in three matches while Shaw made 151 runs in four matches. In the India A v West Indies A unofficial Test Series, Shaw made 188 in two innings and Vihari made 119 in four innings.