Musheer Khan: What Rohit-Virat could not do, the 18 year old batsman did it, entered Shikhar Dhawan’s special club.

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New Delhi. Indian batsman Musheer Khan created a stir in the Under-19 World Cup being played in South Africa. Musheer scored a century in the Super-6 round match against New Zealand. Musheer played an inning of 131 runs in 126 balls. Musheer hit 13 fours and 3 sixes in this innings.

With this century, Musheer Khan made a special record in his name. He became the second batsman to score more than one century for India in the same Under-19 World Cup. That is, the work which even Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli could not do, Musheer did it.

Musheer scored 131 runs against New Zealand
Just a day earlier, Musheer’s elder brother Sarfaraz Khan had got a chance in the Indian Test team and the very next day Musheer celebrated his elder brother’s selection in Team India by playing an inning of 131 runs.

Musheer joins Dhawan’s club
Apart from Musheer, Shikhar Dhawan is the only batsman who has scored more than one century for India in a single Under-19 World Cup. Dhawan had scored 3 centuries in the 2004 Under-19 World Cup. In that tournament, Dhawan scored 505 runs in 7 matches at an average of more than 80. During this period, a half-century was also scored with his bat.

Scored second century in Under-19 World Cup 2024
At the same time, Musheer Khan has so far scored 2 centuries in 4 matches in this Under-19 World Cup being played in South Africa. At the same time, a half-century has also come from his bat.

Before scoring a century in the Super-6 match against New Zealand, Musheer had also played a stormy inning of 118 runs against Ireland. At the same time, he had scored a half-century against America. Thanks to Musheer’s inning of 131 runs, India, batting first, scored 295 runs at the loss of 8 wickets in 50 overs against New Zealand.


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