Mahela Jayawardene's elegant double hundred against Bangladesh in the first Test in Mirpur helped him become only the fifth man in Test cricket's history to score 7 double centuries. He is now only one behind fellow Sri Lankan Kumar Sangakkara, who has 8 centuries to his name. The list of most double centuries in Test cricket is headed by Sir Donald Bradman; with the Australian legend hitting 12 double hundreds. Let's take a look at some other batsmen who've made marathon double hundreds in Tests.
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