On the age of 17 years and 292 days, Mumbai starlet Yashasvi Jaiswal turned the youngest participant in historical past to attain a double ton in a Record A recreation.
The Mumbai teenager carried out the feat when he smashed 203 (154) towards Jharkhand within the ongoing Vijay Hazare Trophy. The document was beforehand held by South African batsman Alan Barrow when he scored an unbeaten 202 for Natal in 1975. Barrow was 20 years and 276 days outdated on the time.
Jaiswal’s story is nothing in need of extraordinary as six years in the past, {the teenager} was promoting road meals to make ends meet earlier than he shot to prominence throughout the Underneath-19 Asia Cup in Dhaka in October final 12 months.
{The teenager} turns into the seventh Indian to attain a Record A double ton after Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Karn Veer Kaushal and Sanju Samson. Kerala’s Samson set the document for the best particular person rating within the Vijay Hazare trophy when he scored an unbeaten 212 simply final week.
Mumbai’s Yashasvi Jaiswal turns into the newest Indian batsman to hammer a Record A double-hundred! 👏Not way back, the 17-year-old was serving road meals to make ends meet. This is his story 🔽pic.twitter.com/t2o784DNnf— ESPNcricinfo (@ESPNcricinfo) October 16, 2019

Jaiswal scored 140 of his 203 runs in boundaries, smashing 17 fours and 12 sixes in his speedy knock. He shared a 200-run partnership with fellow opener Aditya Tare in 34.Three overs after which added 105 runs for the second wicket with Siddhesh Lad. He reached his double century off simply 149 deliveries along with his captain Shreyas Iyer applauding from the opposite finish.
The teen put Jharkhand’s bowling assault to the sword and their bowling wasn’t precisely in need of expertise with the likes of Shabhaz Nadeem, Varun Aaron and Rahul Shukla of their ranks. Mumbai posted a mammoth 358/3 of their 50 overs after opting to bat first at Bengaluru.
That is Jasiwal’s third century in 5 50-over video games for Mumbai with the teen beforehand scoring tons towards Goa and Kerala within the Vijay Hazare Trophy. The southpaw has raked up 401 runs at a median of 101.25 and is at present the best scorer within the event.


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