Shreyas Iyer responded with the bat, breaking Sachin’s record, a remarkable feat.

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Shreyas Iyer

The Indian team also continued their winning campaign against South Africa in the ODI World Cup 2023. Regarding this match, all the fans were expecting that there will be a tough competition between the two teams. But Team India showed a one-sided performance in both batting and bowling and won the match by 243 runs. In addition to Virat Kohli’s century, Shreyas Iyer also played a very important role in batting on behalf of the Indian team and played an important innings of 77 runs. In which only on the basis of the partnership of 134 runs for the third wicket with Kohli, Team India was able to score more than 300 runs in this match.

Shreyas Iyer broke Sachin Tendulkar’s record.

In the match against South Africa, Virat Kohli scored the 49th century of his ODI career and equaled the batting great Sachin Tendulkar’s most centuries in this format. Along with this, Shreyas Iyer also managed to break Sachin’s record in the World Cup with an innings of 77 runs. Shreyas Iyer has now become the highest run-scorer for India in one edition of the World Cup, batting at number 4. This record was previously held by Sachin Tendulkar who scored 229 runs while batting at number 4 in the 1992 World Cup. Apart from Shreyas and Sachin, the name of Ajinkya Rahane is also included in the list, who scored 208 runs while batting at number 4 for Team India in the 2015 World Cup.

So far Iyer’s record at number 4 position has been as follows.

So far Shreyas Iyer has got the chance to bat at number 4 position in 30 innings in which he has so far scored 1160 runs at an average of 46.40. This period has seen two centuries and eight half-centuries with the bat. Iyer has scored runs at this position with a strike rate of 96.19.

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