His Contribution in bat made India Strong on the opening day of the match against Sri Lanka.
He is completely outstanding with the bat in the past two years, and he scored many hundreds, he became as most important Indian key player in the Test match.
He made a Solid comeback in the test team after he scored the unbeaten 145 in the final test against Sri Lanka and India take the series as 2-1.
The team has been dominant, and series win over New Zealand, England and Australia were highlighted with a few Pujara classics.
He scored seven hundred out of his 13 hundreds in the past two years.
He fights really hard to deserve a place in the team and he became as the un avoidable player in the n0.3 slot.
He also became the second joint Indian after Sehwag and Gavaskar to score 4000 test runs.
He achieved this mark on his 50th test match and he surpassed the Sachin Tendulkar (86), Mohammad Azharuddin (88), Virat Kohli (89) and Gundappa Vishwanath (96).