India’s star batsman Suryakumar Yadav has been one of the vital performers for the national cricket team in the shortest format of the game ever since he made his debut in T20Is. The right-handed batter has been quite consistent in the ongoing edition of the ICC Men’s Twenty20 World Cup 2022 in Australia.
He is known for his incredibly ability to play a wide range of shots all over the park with relative ease. This is mainly the reason why his style of batting is compared to that of AB de Villiers. He finished as third leading run-scorer in the ongoing edition of the T20 World Cup.
Having played all five games for India in the Super 12, he amassed 239 runs at an average of 75. Overall, he has slammed three half-centuries and thumped as many 25 fours and 8 sixes in this showpiece event.
Suryakumar Yadav is unique and is a joy to watch him play. Moreover, Indian cricket team get these kind of players that often. In addition, Team India has never had this kind of player, especially batting at No.4.
Suryakumar Yadav has won more man of the match awards in T20Is than any other player ever since he made his Twenty20 debut for the national cricket team. Several experts have reserved the highest respect for Suryakumar Yadav’s style of batting.
When the former India cricketer Irfan Pathan asked about the comparison between him and AB de Villiers, Suryakumar Yadav gave an epic reply. There is only one 360-degree player in the world, and I will try to play like him,” responded Suryakumar when being called ‘Mr. 360’.
Suryakumar Yadav gives Humble Reply To Virat Kohli’s tweet praising his Batting
Not long ago, Suryakumar Yadav was at his fluent best against the New Zealand cricket team in the second T20I. He scored his second T20I century as he chipped in with an unbeaten 111 off 51 balls.
To which, Virat Kohli wrote on Twitter, “Numero Uno showing why he’s the best in the world. Didn’t watch it live but I’m sure this was another video game innings by him.”
Meanwhile, Suryakumar replied, “Usko toh main ek compliment k tarah lunga aur try karunga ki aur acha kaise kar sakun”