Shreyas Iyer: Shreyas Iyer showed a wonderful game in the first ODI against West Indies. He played an innings of 54 runs showing an aggressive game. In the match, he made a big record in his name.
Shreyas Iyer: India’s superstar batsman Shreyas Iyer has shown a very good game for some time now. He has emerged as the biggest strength of Team India in the middle order. Whenever he has got a chance at number three instead of Virat Kohli. He has won everyone’s heart with his game. Shreyas Iyer has made a big record in the first ODI against West Indies.
Iyer made this record
Shreyas Iyer hit a stormy half-century in the ODI match against West Indies. 27-year-old Shreyas Iyer scored his 10th half-century in ODI cricket. He made strokes on all sides on the Port of Spain ground. After the fall of Shubman Gill, he played a big partnership with captain Shikhar Dhawan. Shreyas Iyer scored 54 runs in 57 balls. With this, he completed his 1000 runs in ODI cricket.
third Indian to do so
Shreyas Iyer is at number three in terms of the fastest 1000 runs in ODI cricket. He did this feat in the 25th innings. Former Indian captain Virat Kohli and star batsman Shikhar Dhawan had achieved this position in 24 innings. Iyer is a player of big matches. He has that ability that he can change the course of the match in just a few balls. If Shreyas Iyer shows an amazing game on the West Indies tour, then he can cement his place in the T20 World Cup.
Batting first in the first ODI, the Indian team put 308 runs on the board for the loss of 7 wickets. Shikhar Dhawan and Shubman Gill shared 119 runs for the opening wicket in 17.4 overs. After this Gill was run out and Shreyas Iyer stepped on the field to bat. He started explosive batting as soon as he came on the field.