Suryakumar’s Innings Of 83 Broke Virat & Rohit’s Record, Became The First Indian Batsman To Do So


In the third T20 match played with the West Indies on August 8, Indian dashing batsman Suryakumar Yadav stole the show with his blistering batting. Sixes and fours rained heavily from his bat. Batting at number three, he scored a lot of runs. Due to this innings of Sky, India got the first win in the series. Meanwhile, Suryakumar Yadav also made many records in his name. In one record, he even left behind Indian captain Rohit Sharma.

Suryakumar Yadav came out ahead of Rohit Sharma-Virat Kohli:


In the third T20 match against the West Indies, Suryakumar Yadav, batting at number three, scored a fiery half-century of 83 off 44 balls. During this, ten fours and four sixes were seen from his bat. With this, he also made a great record in his name. Suryakumar Yadav has become the first Indian and the second batsman in the world to hit the fastest 100 sixes in T20 Internationals. He completed his century of sixes in 49 T20 International innings.

Suryakumar Yadav became the first batsman to do so:


Suryakumar Yadav is the only Indian batsman after Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma to hit 100 sixes in T20 cricket. However, Virat Kohli hit 100 sixes while playing 104 matches of T20 cricket. Rohit Sharma completed his six century in 92 T20 International matches. With this, let us tell you that West Indies explosive batsman Evin Lewis holds the world record for the fastest 100 T20 International sixes in the world.

Suryakumar Yadav left Shikhar Dhawan behind:

Significantly, Suryakumar Yadav is the only batsman who has scored two half-centuries against West Indies in T20 while playing on Caribbean soil. Apart from this, Sky has become the fourth batsman to score the most runs in the shortest format of cricket (T20) for India.


In this matter, he has also defeated Shikhar Dhawan. Gabbar has scored 1759 runs in T20 cricket, while Suryakumar Yadav has 1780 runs in his name. However, Virat Kohli is the first batsman to score the most runs in T20 for India with 4008 runs.

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