Despite the defeat, India made 4 big records: Biggest score against Australia, Hardik played career best innings in T20

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The first match of the T20 series between India and Australia was played in Mohali. Despite the defeat, Team India made four records in this match. Hardik Pandya played the best innings of his T20 career. At the same time, Team India scored the biggest score against Australia.

Let us tell you in detail about the four records made in this match –

1. Hardik Pandya’s best record in T20 career
Team India’s all-rounder Hardik Pandya scored an unbeaten 71 off 30 balls in the first T20 match. He hit 7 fours and 5 sixes in his innings. This is the best score of his T20 career. During this his strike rate was 236.66. This was only the second half-century of his T20 career.

Pandya also hit 3 consecutive sixes in the last over. Cameron Green was doing the last over for Australia. Pandya took 2 runs in the third ball. After this, he hit a six over mid wicket on the fourth ball, long off on the 5th ball and over the point on the sixth ball.

2. Team India’s biggest score in T20 against Australia
Team India, batting first after losing the toss in Mohali, scored 208 runs for the loss of 6 wickets. This is India’s highest score so far in T20I against Australia. Through this, Team India has broken a 9-year-old record. Earlier, in the T20 match held in Rajkot in 2013, Team India, batting in the second innings, scored 202 runs for the loss of 4 wickets in 19.4 overs.

3. KL Rahul became the 4th batsman to complete 2000 runs in T20 in the shortest innings
In the first T20 match, Indian opener KL Rahul completed his half-century in 32 balls. This was his 18th fifty in T20 cricket. With this, he has become the fourth batsman to complete 2000 runs in the shortest innings in T20.

Rahul has completed 2000 runs after 58 innings of 63 matches. Ahead of them are Babar Azam of Pakistan, Mohammad Rizwan and former India captain Virat Kohli. Babar Azam completed 2000 runs in 52 innings of 54 matches. While Rizwan is at number two after completing 2,000 runs in 52 innings of 64 matches, while Kohli is at number three with 2000 runs in 56 innings of 60 matches. At the same time, on the basis of matches, Rahul has reached number three.

4. Suryakumar Yadav became the second highest run-scorer in T20 this year
In the match, Suryakumar Yadav scored 46 runs in 25 balls at a strike rate of 184. He hit 2 fours and 6 sixes in his innings. With this, he has become the second highest run-scorer in T20 this year. Suryakumar has scored 613 runs in 18 innings of 18 matches at a strike rate of 182.44.

At the same time, ahead of him is Deependra Singh of Nepal. Who has scored 626 runs in 17 innings of 18 matches at a strike rate of 136.68. If Suryakumar scores 13 runs in the next match, then he will become the highest run-scorer this year in T20.

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