Indian batting sensation Suryakumar Yadav was at his finest within the second T20I towards New Zealand on the Bay Oval in Mount Maunganui on Sunday. Surya took Blackcaps bowlers to the cleaners, hitting at a jaw-dropping strike fee of 217.65.
Surya smashed a blazing century and remained unbeaten on 111 with the assistance of 11 fours, seven sixes as India posted a mammoth complete of 191/6 of their allotted overs. In reply, the hosts acquired bundled out for a mere 126, dropping the competition by 65 runs.
After the sport, New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson lavished praises on the Indian celebrity and termed Surya’s knock as among the finest he’s ever seen. Williamson admitted that his workforce didn’t put up their finest effort however he gained’t take something away from Suryakumar as a number of the photographs performed by the Pune-born cricketer have been out of this world.
“It was not our greatest effort. Surya’s innings was out of this world. Among the finest knocks I’ve ever seen. A few of these photographs, I’ve by no means seen earlier than,” stated Williamson within the post-match presentation.
Williamson additional talked about that Surya’s knock was the large distinction between the 2 sides earlier than ranking him as one of the best participant on this planet.
“They have been excellent, we weren’t as much as mark. We didn’t get momentum with the ball, didn’t get sufficient wickets and didn’t get momentum with the bat both. It was irritating. Once more, I’ll say about Suryakumar; his innings was the distinction. It did swing a bit (within the chase), and India did nicely to get some swing. Vital to take a look at these few areas and enhance. Want to take a look at the small margins. Typically, a particular innings can occur, Surya is one of the best participant on this planet,” added Williamson.