Suryakumar Yadav played a scintillating knock in the third and final T20I against Sri Lanka. He slammed an unbeaten 112 off 51 balls, including 9 sixes and 7 fours in Rajkot. India accumulated 228/5 in 20 overs and won the game by 91 runs to clinch the series 2-1.
Following SKY’s knock, he was lauded by fans, current and former players. Virat Kohli posted an Instagram story for the 32-year-old.
On Sunday, the Board of Control for Cricket in India posted Yadav’s reaction to Virat’s post. SKY smiled and said , “Oh baba, look who has posted a story.”
“Bhau, bohot saara pyaar. See you soon (Brother, lots of love. See you soon,” he wrote.
Earlier, captain Hardik Pandya praised his former Mumbai Indians teammate. “It was Suryakumar Yadav vs Sri Lanka in the third game. The way he plays his shots breaks the morale of the other teams. It helps other batters as well,” he said.