Irani Cup: At present, Irani Cup match is being played between Madhya Pradesh and Rest of India at Captain Roop Singh Stadium in Gwalior. When the first day’s play ended, the Rest of India team had scored 387 runs in 87 overs at the loss of 3 wickets. The first day’s play saw the storm of the bat from Yashasvi Jaiswal, who played a brilliant inning of 213 runs in 259 balls and also became the 10th batsman to do so in the history of the Irani Cup.
In this match, the rest of India team decided to bat first after winning the toss. Yashasvi Jaiswal, who came out to bat after captain Mayank Agarwal returned to the pavilion after scoring 2 runs, strengthened the team’s position on the very first day itself with a big partnership of 371 runs for the second wicket with Abhimanyu Easwaran. Abhimanyu Easwaran’s innings of 154 runs in 240 balls was seen.
On the other hand, talking about Yashasvi Jaiswal, with this double century, he has become the first player in domestic cricket to score a double century in Duleep Trophy and Irani Cup in the same season.
1000 first class runs in just 13 innings
This time, with the start of the domestic season, Yashasvi Jaiswal’s brilliant form was seen on the field. In the debut match of Duleep Trophy, Yashasvi played a brilliant innings of 227 against West Zone against North East Zone at Chennai ground. After this, Jaiswal made a debut for India-A and played a brilliant inning of 146 runs in the match played on the tour of Bangladesh.
In first-class cricket, Yashasvi Jaiswal completed his 1000 runs in just 13 innings, after which he has jointly come in the first place with Rusi Modi and Amul Mazumdar in terms of reaching this point fast. So far Yashasvi has scored 1488 runs in first-class cricket at an average of 70.85 in 24 innings.
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