Suryakumar Yadav was again unstoppable in T20Is. Playing his first game after the ICC T20 World Cup in Australia, he smashed an unbeaten 111 runs off 51 balls, with the help of 11 fours and 7 sixes.
It was his second century in the shortest format and came at an impressive strike-rate of 217.65. The right-handed batter took India’s total to 191/6 in 20 overs.
He registered three mega records in the slam-bang version of the game.
Indian batters with two (or) more centuries in men’s T20I:
Batters to smash two centuries in a calendar year in men’s T20I (Test nations):
Colin Munro (2017)
Rohit Sharma (2018)
Rilee Rossouw (2022)
Suryakumar Yadav (2022)
Most 50+ scores in men’s T20I in a calendar year:
13 – Mohammad Rizwan (2021)
11 – Suryakumar Yadav (2022)*
10 – Babar Azam (2021)
10 – Mohammad Rizwan (2022)
9 – Virat Kohli (2022)