Suryakumar Yadav joins this special list of Yuvraj, Gambhir, Rohit, Kohli, and Rahul, hits back-to-back half-centuries
Whatever words we say in praise of Suryakumar Yadav, it will be less. The whole world is watching how well he is batting for India in every situation in the T20 World Cup at this time. In the first league match of this World Cup, he could not run against Pakistan, but after that, he scored an unbeaten 51 against the Netherlands and then 68 runs against South Africa in a very difficult situation to help the team score in a respectable position. Delivered work.
Suryakumar Yadav scored runs at a strike rate of 170
Against South Africa, the Indian team lost five top wickets for 49 runs at one point and after this circumstance, this innings of Suryakumar Yadav proved that he could bat in any bad position. Even after the dismissal of five excellent batsmen, Suryakumar Yadav played his natural game in this match and he scored 3 sixes and 6 fours with a strike rate of 170.00. Imagine what Team India's score would have been if Suryakumar had not played this innings. In this match, India scored 133 runs for 9 wickets in 20 overs.
Suryakumar Yadav included in the list of legendary players
In the T20 World Cup 2022, first, against the Netherlands and then against South Africa, Suryakumar Yadav scored back-to-back half-centuries, and Yuvraj Singh, Gautam Gambhir, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, and KL Rahul were included in the special list. In fact, before Suryakumar Yadav, all the batsmen scored back-to-back half-centuries in the T20 World Cup tournament for India and now Surya has also joined his list.
Batsmen who scored back-to-back half-centuries for IND in a T20WC tournament-
-Gautam Gambhir in 2007 (51, 58)
-Yuvraj Singh (58, 70) in 2007
-Rohit Sharma (62, 56*) in 2014
-Virat Kohli in 2014 (54, 57*)
-Virat Kohli in 2014 (72*, 77)
-Virat Kohli (82*, 89*) in 2016
KL Rahul (69, 50) in 2021
Virat Kohli (82*, 62*) in 2022
Suryakumar Yadav in 2022 (51*, 50*)*