Shreyas Iyer broke MS Dhoni record: Shreyas Iyer, the middle-order batsman of the Indian cricket team, was successful in setting a special record in ODIs on New Zealand soil. He achieved this position in the first match of the ODI series being played in Auckland. In this match, he played an inning of 80 runs. Overall this is his 13th half-century in ODI cricket. Apart from this, he has scored the sixth half-century in the last eight innings of ODIs. As soon as Shreyas completed 50 runs in the match being played today, he broke MS Dhoni’s record on New Zealand soil.
Shreyas broke Dhoni’s record
Shreyas Iyer has now scored 50 or more runs on New Zealand soil four times in a row. This was his fourth half-century on Kiwi soil. In this matter, he left MS Dhoni behind. Former cricketer Dhoni had earlier scored 3 consecutive half-centuries in New Zealand. Shreyas has had a blistering performance in ODIs in New Zealand so far. Including this match, he has played four matches here so far. In all these matches, he was successful in scoring 50 or more runs. Earlier, Shreyas scored 103 not out, 52 and 62 in three matches in New Zealand. And today in the fourth match, he was successful in scoring 80 runs.
Shreyas’s ODI career is like this
Shreyas Iyer is a great batsman. Despite this, he has not got enough opportunities in Team India yet. Whenever he got the opportunity to play for Team India, he proved his worth. If we look at Shreyas’s ODI career, he has played 34 ODIs for India so far. During this Shreyas scored 1379 runs. He has 2 centuries and 13 half-centuries to his name in ODIs. His highest score in ODI cricket is 113 not out.
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