Suryakumar made a huge record in the third ODI against New Zealand on Tuesday. Suryakumar Yadav scored 14 runs in 9 balls in this match. He hit two sixes in this short innings. Due to which he made a huge record in his name in terms of hitting sixes. He has also surpassed Hardik Pandya and MS Dhoni in this regard.
Batting first in this match, Rohit and Shubman put on a solid partnership of 212 runs for the first wicket. Then captain Rohit Sharma was dismissed after scoring 101 runs off 85 balls. At the same time, Shubman was also dismissed after contributing 112 runs off 78 balls. Then vice-captain Hardik Pandya contributed 54 runs. Other batsmen of India did not perform well. So India gave New Zealand a target of 386 runs.
Suryakumar Yadav’s bat did not work in the third ODI match. He scored just 14 runs off 9 balls after coming in at number five. He hit two sixes in his short innings. In between he also completed 100 sixes in international cricket and created history. Surya has become the fastest Indian cricketer to hit 100 sixes in international cricket.
Before ‘Mr 360’, this record was held by all-rounder Hardik Pandya. Hardik had hit 100 international sixes in 101 innings. At the same time, Surya achieved this feat in just 61 international innings. He is the first Indian player to hit 100 sixes in less than 100 innings.
Former skipper MS Dhoni has slipped to the third position in the list of fastest Indian players to hit 100 international sixes. He had done this in 132 innings. Also, Suresh Raina and captain Rohit Sharma have hit 100 sixes in 166 innings.
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Set a target of 386 runs, New Zealand have scored 255 for 6 after the end of 35 overs. They still need 131 runs off 90 balls. Devon Conway top scored for New Zealand. He scored 138 runs off 100 balls with 12 fours and 8 sixes. At the same time, Shardul Thakur took the most 3 wickets while bowling for India.