India’s flamboyant cricketer Suryakumar Yadav has been in scintillating form in the truncated version of the game ever since he made his T20I debut. Ever since announcing his arrival in this format, he has already won more man-of-the-match awards compared to any other player.
Suryakumar Yadav is best known for his ability to score runs at a rate of knots in T20Is. The way he goes about his business is something that cannot be put into words. Commentators, cricket experts and fans often run short of words to describe his batting.
When he is on strike, the opposition is under pressure and we all know how dangerous if he gets going. It is no secret that Suryakumar Yadav has been the best player for Team India since 2021.
Suryakumar Yadav becomes the first Indian men’s player to win the T20I cricketer of the year award
Suryakumar Yadav scripted history as he became the first Indian men’s player to win the T20I cricketer of the year award. The right-handed batsman who has been the most consistent cricketer in T20Is pipped Sikandar Raza, Sam Curran and Mohammad Rizwan to earn the award.
The flamboyant batter aggregated as many as 1164 runs in 31 matches in 2022. Suryakumar Yadav has a sensational batting strike rate of 187.43. Notably, he was the only batter to score more than 1000 runs in 2022.
The 32-year-old cricketer also became the first Indian batsman to go past the 1000-run mark in a calendar year. It is worth mentioning here that he has scored two centuries and nine fifties to his name.
The star batter was in surreal form in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 tournament. He aggregated 239 runs at an average of 59.75 and a strike rate of 189.68. Overall, he has slammed as many as three fifties to his name. Overall, he has struck as many as 92 sixes to his name.
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— Nazish Islam (@NazishIslam) January 25, 2023
deserved, no other batter like him in T20. https://t.co/hXhrEuRovB
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