Shreyas Iyer made an incredible record
First home test at Kanpur is going on and it was 4th day of the match where Indian batsmen Shreyas Iyer made a very incredible record after his name. in this article we will see more about it.
India is playing against New Zealand in Kanpur in first home test of this two match test series. While batting first India made 345 runs in first innings and man of that inning was Shreyas Iyer. Shreyas Iyer was making his debut for team India in test format and he marked his presence with a brilliant century on his test debut. After which he became the 15th Indian to score a century in test debut and 10th at home.
Iyer made 105 runs off 171 balls, his innings included 13 fours and 2 sixes. Iyer did not stop here. In second innings of team India, he came to bat at No.5 in a pressure situation where Tim Southee and Kyle Jamieson were in a good rhythm and wickets were falling continuously. In this situation a partnership was necessary and that came from Shreyas Iyer and Ravichandran Ashwin.
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Iyer played the innings of his life in second innings of Kanpur test he scored 65 runs off 125 balls which was simply amazing. His innings of 65 runs was more contributing than his century. After scoring a century and a half century Shreyas Iyer became the only Indian batsmen to score century in first Innings and half century in second innings of a same test match.
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