In the past, Chennai Super Kings had released N Jagadishan of Tamil Nadu. Now his bat is on fire in the Vijay Hazare Trophy.
Image Credit source: Jagadeesan instagram
MS Dhoni’s ouster from Chennai Super Kings has created a furore. In the Vijay Hazare Trophy, N Jagadeesan’s bat caught fire after Dhoni’s ouster from the team that even equaled Virat Kohli’s. In fact, in the past, all the IPL franchises released their list of retained and released players before the mini auction, where Jagadishan was released by Chennai Super Kings.
Now he has equaled Kohli’s record in terms of scoring 4 centuries in a season of Vijay Hazare Trophy. Jagdishan played an excellent inning of 128 runs in 123 balls against Haryana and on the basis of his innings, Tamil Nadu was successful in giving a target of 285 runs in 50 overs. This is his fourth consecutive century in this tournament.
Big win for Tamil Nadu
Jagdishan also shared a 151-run partnership with Sai Sudarshan for the first wicket. Sudarshan scored a half century. In response to Tamil Nadu’s target, Haryana lost all its 10 wickets for 133 runs and with this Tamil Nadu won the match by 151 runs.
114*(112). 107(113). 168(140). Now 100*(100).
4th consecutive Hundred for N Jagadeesan in Vijay Hazare Trophy 2022. He is just unbelievable in this Vijay Hazare Trophy. Outstanding N Jagadeesan!
— Cricket Updates (@TheCricPerson) October 19, 2022
Kohli’s wonder 13 years ago
Kohli scored 4 centuries in the 2008-2009 season. Innings of 102, 119 *, 124 and 114 runs came out of his bat. Kohli, Rituraj Gaikwad, Prithvi Shaw and Devdutt Padikkal are also included in the list of batsmen who have scored 4 centuries in a season.
Jagdishan scored the most runs
Jagdishan is the highest run scorer in this tournament. His bat has yielded 522 runs in 5 matches at an average of 130.50. Sudarshan is at number two, he scored 427 runs in 5 matches. Talking about Tamil Nadu, the team is on top in Group C with 18 points. Tamil Nadu has won 4 matches. Talking about his performance for Chennai Super Kings, he was able to score only 73 runs in 7 matches. Apart from them, CSK has KL Asif, Adam Milne, Chris Jordan, Robin Uthappa, Hari Nishant, Bhagat Verma and Dwayne Bravo.