“High-Quality Knock” – Twitter Hails Shreyas Iyer As He Hits Magnificent Century In 2nd ODI vs South Africa

The 27-year-old star India Nationwide Cricket Staff middle-order batter Shreyas Iyer smashed an impressive century within the second ODI of the three-match ODI sequence in opposition to Keshav Maharaj-led South Africa Nationwide Cricket Staff on the JSCA Worldwide Stadium Advanced in Ranchi on Sunday, October 9.

Profitable the toss and batting first, the South Africa Nationwide Cricket posted a rating of 278 for 7 on the board. Aiden Markram (79) and Reeza Hendricks (74) have been the highest 2 performers for the guests within the match.

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Whereas chasing the goal, openers Shikhar Dhawan and Shubman Gill did not construct partnership. Nevertheless, Iyer, who leads Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) within the Indian Premier League (IPL), got here out to bat after the dismissal of Gill and had an impressive partnership with wicketkeeper-batter Ishan Kishan.

Shreyas Iyer and Ishan Kishan
Shreyas Iyer and Ishan Kishan. Pic Credit: Twitter.

The Iyer-Kishan duo collectively added an excellent 161 runs for the third wicket. Kishan scored his half-century off 60 balls and Iyer smashed his half-century off 48 balls.

The Mumbai Indians (MI) wicketkeeper-batter Ishan Kishan fell 7-run wanting a well-deserved century and received dismissed by Bjorn Fortuin. He scored 93 runs off 84 balls, together with 4 fours and seven sixes.

Nevertheless, Shreyas Iyer continued his good batting and reached his century off 103 balls. That is solely his second century within the 50-over format.

Shreyas Iyer (Image Credits: AP)
Shreyas Iyer And Sanju Samson (Picture Credit: BCCI)

General, he scored 113* runs off 111 balls, together with 15 fours. That is additionally Iyer’s greatest rating in ODI cricket as his earlier greatest was 103 in opposition to New Zealand.

Notably within the first ODI of the sequence in Lucknow, the 27-year-old Shreyas Iyer had performed a shocking knock and smashed improbable 50 runs off 37 balls, together with 8 fours. In his final 6 ODI innings, Iyer has registered 1 hundred and 4 fifties.

Additionally, Iyer’s good century helped the India Nationwide Cricket Staff win the match by 7 wickets and degree the three-match ODI sequence 1-1.

“High-Quality Knock” – Twitter Hails Shreyas Iyer As He Hits Magnificent Century In 2nd ODI vs South Africa
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Right here’s How Twitter Reacted To Shreyas Iyer’s Incredible Ton: