Yuvraj Singh Team India T20 World Cup 2007 On This Day: Yuvraj Singh, the legendary player of the Indian cricket team, has recorded many great records in his name. Yuvraj has played many memorable innings during his career. He also played a similar innings in T20 World Cup 2007. Yuvraj hit six sixes in the over of Stuart Broad against England on this day. Yuvi became the first player to do so in the T20 International format.
In a group match of T20 World Cup 2007, the Indian team scored 218 runs while batting first against England. During this, Yuvraj Singh scored 58 runs in just 16 balls. Yuvi hit 7 sixes and 3 fours during this. The special thing was that he hit six sixes in one over of Stuart Broad. Broad did the 19th over during the Indian innings. Yuvi hit a great six off the first ball. After this, he hit five consecutive sixes. In this way, 36 runs were scored in this over with six sixes.
Chasing the target given by India, the England team could score only 200 runs in 20 overs for the loss of 6 wickets. During this, Vikram Solanki scored the highest 43 runs for the team. Captain Paul Collingwood could only score 28 runs in 20 balls. Irfan Pathan took 3 wickets while bowling brilliantly for India. While RP Singh took 2 wickets. Harbhajan Singh got a breakthrough. Team India won this match by 18 runs.
6️⃣ 6️⃣ 6️ 6️ 6️⃣ 6️
— ICC (@ICC) December 12, 2019