The Afghan all rounder Rashid Khan said that Surya Kumar Yadav was unbelievable. He further added that it is hard to bowl to him in this format of the game. Surya Kumar Yadav scored his maiden century in the Indian Premier League. Sky has already scored multiple centuries in T20 internationals but has scored his first in IPL. Surya scored 103 runs in 49 balls which included 11 fours and six sixes. This knock of SKY helped Mumbai Indians to score 213 for five wickets in the first innings.
Rashid Khan on Surya Kumar Yadav
“SKY was unbelievable. It is hard to bowl to him and some of the shots he played were unbelievable. That’s how he plays in this format, and that’s what he’s known for,” said Rashid while speaking to the broadcasters during the innings break.
Rashid Khan bowled a very good spell in the same match. He picked up four wickets while giving away only 30 runs in the match against Mumbai Indians. He is now the leading wicket taker in this tournament. Surya scored his fifty runs in 31 balls and the second fifty came in just 17 balls. After scoring his fifty, he started to accelerate the game. At the end of the 17th over he was on 53 not out 31 balls. In Mohit Sharma’s over he scored 20 runs. And in the last over of Mohammed Shami, he scored his maiden century in the Indian Premier League. Surya won the Man of the Match.