Indian cricket crew's center order batsman Shreyas Iyer accomplished his first worldwide century within the first ODI in opposition to New Zealand within the 3-match sequence in Hamilton. Shreyas performed this century at a time when the crew desperately wanted it.
Shreyas Iyer's first ODI century, Virat-Rahul's essential innings goal of 348 runs in entrance of NZ
After profitable the toss and alluring India to bat first for New Zealand, Team India at one time misplaced their Three wickets for a complete of 156 runs which included the wickets of debutant opener Prithvi Shaw, Mayank Agarwal and captain Virat Kohli. <! –
After this, together with Shreyas, together with wicketkeeper batsman KL Rahul (88 not out), including 136 runs for the fourth wicket took the crew past 300. Earlier, Shreyas shared a 102-run partnership for the third wicket with Virat (51).
INDvNZ, 1st ODI: New Zealand received the toss, Team India will bat first
The 25-year-old Shreyas scored 103 runs off 107 balls with the assistance of 11 fours and a six. Shreyas scored his first century in his 16 ODIs. Earlier, he had scored 531 runs in 15 ODIs, wherein his greatest rating was 88. India scored 347 for four wickets in 50 overs after being invited to bat earlier than New Zealand.
Seeing this nice innings of Shreyas, the giants appreciated him fiercely. Fans together with former gamers Virender Sehwag praised him on social media Twitter.
Kadak Ladka Rahul -Naam toh suna hello hoga.
– Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) February 5, 2020
India's no four scores a century. We have waited some time to listen to that! #ShreyasIyer
– Harsha Bhogle (@bhogleharsha) February 5, 2020
What a flyer
– Siddhartha Vaidyanathan (@sidvee) February 5, 2020
– Manya (@ CSKian716) February 5, 2020
– R P Singh Rudra Pratap Singh (@rpsingh) February 5, 2020
– Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) February 5, 2020
Shreyas grew to become the fourth Indian to attain a century at quantity four in ODIs since 2015
Mumbai's younger batsman Shreyas has joined Yuvraj Singh's membership after this century. Earlier, in 2018, Ambati Rayudu performed a century in opposition to the Windies on behalf of India at quantity 4 in ODIs.
Star all-rounder Yuvraj, who bid farewell to worldwide cricket final 12 months, had scored a century in opposition to England at Cuttack in 2017, whereas Manish Pandey hit 100 in opposition to Australia in Sydney in 2016. In such a state of affairs, Shreyas additionally grew to become the fourth Indian to attain a century at quantity 4 after 2015.