Shreyas Iyer, who completed the Indian workforce's quantity 4 batting order drawback, made his first ODI century in Hamilton towards New Zealand. He did this feat within the first match of the three-match ODI sequence.
Shreyas Iyer hit 11 fours and 1 six throughout this era. Before this match, Shreyas Iyer had the best ODI rating of 88 runs. He accomplished his century off 101 balls within the 43rd over. He scored 103 runs in 107 balls.
Caught on 83 runs
Shreyas Iyer additionally missed a catch earlier than his century when he was 83. He performed within the air on the third ball of Mitchell Santner, who got here to the 41st over, however was caught by Colin de Grandhom. <! –
New Zealand received the toss and determined to bowl first.
Shreyas was seen groaning in ache
Shreyas Iyer additionally had some issues whereas batting when he was seen affected by ache in his left arm elbow. Twice through the match he additionally enlisted the assistance of physio to cope with the ache. Despite this, he continued to play and never solely scored the primary century of his ODI profession, but in addition helped the workforce to succeed in a good rating.
three consecutive half-centuries towards the West Indies
Ever since Shreyas Iyer has been included within the workforce because the quantity 4 batsman by the administration of Team India, he has lived as much as his character utterly. Last yr, he scored a hat-trick of half-centuries towards the West Indies. He scored 71 and 65 runs on the Port of Spain towards the Windies earlier than scoring 70 runs in Chennai.
Shreyas and Rahul took over after Virat's dismissal
When Indian captain Virat Kohli was dismissed for 51 towards New Zealand at Hamilton, the workforce's rating was 156 for three wickets. From right here Shreyas not solely dealt with the innings with KL Rahul but in addition elevated the run charge. An essential partnership of 136 runs for the fourth wicket between the 2. Shreyas was out for 103 off 107 balls. He hit 11 fours and 1 six in his innings.