Ishan Kishan You Magnificence: From Sachin Tendulkar to Virender Sehwag, cricket fraternity congratulate India opener for HISTORIC knock – Verify | Cricket Information

It is extremely uncommon that Virat Kohli scores a century in ODI cricket and is totally overshadowed by the heroics of one other batter in the identical innings for India. On the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium (ZACS) in Chattogram on Saturday, Kohli’s 113 off 91 was not simply overshadowed however was additionally diminished to being a footnote by Ishan Kishan. Kishan, who acquired to open the batting as skipper Rohit Sharma flew residence to see a specialist after struggling a blow to his left thumb within the second ODI on Wednesday, slammed the quickest double-century within the historical past of males’s ODI cricket, off simply 126 balls, to change into the highest trending subject on social media.

Along with his 131-ball 210, laced with 24 fours and ten sixes, Kishan lit up a useless rubber by shattering the earlier report of quickest 200 in males’s ODIs, which was held by Chris Gayle, who made his double century in 138 balls in opposition to Zimbabwe within the 2015 ODI World Cup.

Kishan, 24, additionally grew to become the fourth Indian to hit a double hundred in ODIs after Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag and Rohit Sharma in addition to the seventh males’s batter general to attain the feat, alongside Gayle, Martin Guptill and Fakhar Zaman. He is additionally the youngest to hit a double hundred in males’s ODI cricket.

Kishan additionally added 290 runs for the second wicket with Virat Kohli, who made his forty fourth ODI hundred, and his first within the format since August 2019, additionally his 72nd worldwide hundred. The stand is India’s third-highest partnership in males’s ODIs, and the seventh-highest ever within the format as India made 409/8 in 50 overs.

“A wonderful knock! A wonderful knock! The innings you performed immediately deserves double the appreciation too @ishankishan51! Fantastic knock by @imVkohli as nicely. Many congratulations!,” tweeted legendary batter Sachin Tendulkar, who made 200 not out in opposition to South Africa in 2010.

“That is the way in which to do it. Sensible from Ishan Kishan. That is the method that can do Workforce India a world of excellent. #INDvsBAN,” stated former India opener Virender Sehwag, who scored 219 in opposition to West Indies in 2011.

“Exuberance of youth at its finest. Properly finished. As a teen that is the way you catch the bull by the horns and seize your alternative with each fingers – @ishankishan51 #INDvsBAN #ishankishan,” remarked former India head coach Ravi Shastri.

“Take a bow Ishan Kishan. Quickest double hundred within the historical past of the sport. That is the way in which that India has to adapt. May not come off on just a few days however any day is a greater method. Such a pleasure to look at. #INDvsBAN,” tweeted former India pacer, Venkatesh Prasad.

“What a rare achievement by this fearless younger man. Double hundred in ODI it is a hell of an achievement. Take a bow champ @ishankishan51 #IshanKishan #BANvIND #PocketDynamo,” commented former India pacer R Vinay Kumar.

“Ishan Kishan (5 stars) nicely performed Champ #ishankishan @ishankishan51,” tweeted former India off-spinner Harbhajan Singh.

“A sheer work of brilliance and who does it higher than @ishankishan51. Congratulations on the majestic double lots of brother! #IndvsBAN,” tweeted former India all-rounder Suresh Raina.

“Unimaginable inning with excellent shot choice by Ishan Kishan #200,” tweeted former India left-arm pacer Irfan Pathan.

“Ishaan-Daar Kishan.a double century off simply 126 balls. Unimaginable,” commented former India opener Aakash Chopra.

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