After this stellar performance, Suryakumar Yadav can be considered for the Test team very soon. Surya has played 3 ODIs, 11 T20 Internationals in his career so far.
Surya Kumar Yadav banging game
Indian batsman Suryakumar Yadav opened the thread by hitting him. Scoring a double century in Mumbai, this player hit fours and sixes in every corner of the field. His innings of 249 runs in 152 balls included 37 fours and five sixes.
When and where did the match take place?
Mumbai is famous for its club cricket. Local boy Suryakumar did this feat in this city, which is considered to be the nursery of cricket. Playing for Parsi Gymkhana in the 74th Police Shield Cricket Tournament. Surya played this memorable inning. Due to which his team scored a huge score of 524 runs in the first innings against Payyade Sports Club for the loss of nine wickets in 90 overs. This tournament is being played under the banner of MCA i.e. Mumbai Cricket Association at Police Gymkhana Ground, Marine Drive.
Suriya waiting for their Test debut
Suryakumar Yadav, who remained at the crease for 199 minutes, scored at a strike rate of 163.82 during this period. Apart from SKY, Aditya Tare scored 73, Sachin Yadav 63, and Vikrant scored 52 runs. It is known that the Indian team is currently on the South African tour. Where the Test series is to start on the 26th. Suryakumar Yadav did not find a place in the squad. He is still waiting for his Test debut. First, he got a place in the home Test series against England and then New Zealand. But so far not got a chance in the playing XI.
Mumbai Indians retained
After the Test series, India also has to play a four-match ODI series in South Africa, where the 31-year-old batsman is almost certain to be selected. Suryakumar, who has the power to hit all four corners of the field, has been consistently performing well in domestic cricket. He has also been retained by Mumbai Indians ahead of the mega auction in the Indian Premier League.
The team scored 524 runs on the first day
Suryakumar Yadav’s double century on the first day of the three-day match made the team a mammoth score of 524 runs for 9 wickets in 90 overs. Apart from Suryakumar, Aditya Tare scored 73, Sachin Yadav scored 63 and Vikrant scored 52 runs. On the other hand, Siddhesh Lad took three wickets for 40 runs while bowling brilliantly. MCA organizes this tournament every year. All the big players have been descending in it.
3 fifties in 9 innings
Suryakumar Yadav got a chance to debut for Team India in 2021. He has scored 124 runs in 3 innings of ODIs at an average of 62. Has played the biggest innings of 53. At the same time, he has scored 244 runs in 9 innings of T20 International at an average of 35. Also, hit 3 half-centuries. Looking at his overall T20 record, he has scored 4126 runs in 173 innings at an average of 31. Has scored 24 half-centuries. For IPL 2022, Mumbai Indians have also retained him for Rs 8 crore.