Shreyas Iyer scored 92 runs in the first innings of the Pink Ball Test against Sri Lanka. He missed his century by 8 runs. But, he does not regret missing a century as he is happy to score runs for the team.
Shreyas Iyer breaks Nathan Lyon’s record
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Record broken in Bangalore and Karachi (Karachi) It showed its effect on the player playing in it. Means Test cricket was full of excitement. Now you must be thinking that what is the record which Shreyas Iyer has broken. And how did he get connected with the player playing in Karachi. So this is the special thing in breaking this record. This is what connects the record broken in Bangalore to the player playing in Karachi. Shreyas Iyer (Shreyas Iyer) pink ball test against sri lanka (Pink Ball Test) Scored 92 runs in the first innings of He missed his century by 8 runs. But, he does not regret missing a century as he is happy to score runs for the team.
Shreyas Iyer’s innings included a total of 14 boundaries, which included 10 fours and 4 sixes in the first innings of the first day of the Pink Ball Test against Sri Lanka. These 4 sixes included in Iyer’s innings proved to be record breakers.
Record broken in Bangalore, impact on player in Karachi
Actually, Shreyas Iyer has now become the first player in the world to hit 4 sixes in an innings of Pink Ball Test. Now also know the Karachi connection of this record of Iyer, because it has also affected a player playing there. Because, the Indian batsman has broken his record.
Shreyas Iyer, who has broken the record for hitting most sixes in an innings of Pink Ball Test, is Australia’s Nathan Lyon, who is currently playing Test series with Pakistan in Karachi. Lyon had hit 3 sixes in the Pink Ball Test against England.
Second big personal score made in pink ball test
Shreyas Iyer has also made an achievement in the matter of scoring big scores in the day-night test. His innings of 92 runs is the second highest innings by an Indian batsman. The bigger score than him is Virat Kobli’s 136 runs, which he scored in the Day-Night Test against Bangladesh. This was Virat’s 70th century in international cricket. With this, he is also the only Indian to score a century in the Pink Ball Test. Virat also holds the record for being the highest run-scorer Indian in the Pink Ball Test.
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