India hitter Suryakumar Yadav may be in the shape of his life. His consistent results served the Indian team well in a crucial tournament like T20 Globalism Glass. Moreover, the stadiums in Australia have ensured that sub-continental teams are impressed India Struggling to post big totals in the middle. An example of this is India’s match against Bangladesh or the Netherlands where the opening power did not bring the kind of results expected.
However, India somehow managed to post 160 and more points on the board on both occasions even though they looked confused the whole time. Even against Zimbabwe, India was faltering at a rate of 101/4 when Suryakumar Yadav took matters into his own hands and ensured the Men in Blue team totaled 186/5.
Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar had endorsed the same idea of how SKY was exceptional in helping India reach respectable grades.
“He turns out to be the player who leads India to goals that you can defend. India’s score was the highest T20I score in the MCG. Had it not been for his 61 absence, India would not have reached 150,” Gavaskar told India Today.
“Each of those turns was pretty much 360 degrees. He’s the new master 360 degrees. There was that shot he hit for a six to the left of the wicketman. Then he went a little square in the final overs, for example, taking advantage of the angle the bowler was trying to Aiming at her.And then also the upper auxiliary hood drive, he’s got every shot in the book.The 73-year-old said.
Yadav is India’s second best scorer in the tournament. In five games, he scored 225 points with an average of 75 with an amazing batting average of 193.96. Furthermore, he also completed 1000 rounds of T20I cricket in 2022, making him the second cricketer ever to achieve this feat. With 1,026 times in 28 innings, he is the top scorer in T20I, this year.
Against Zimbabwe, he hit 61 of 25 balls and went on to become the man of the match.