IND vs WI: In the third and last T20 match played on Sunday, Team India won the series by 17 runs and won the series 3-0. The pair of Suryakumar Yadav and Venkatesh Iyer, like the previous match, was the biggest hero of victory this time too. Both the batsmen put together a 91-run partnership for the fifth wicket. And took the Indian team to the big total of 184 runs. With this, both these batsmen have also made a special record in their name.
Suriya and Venkatesh made a special record in their name
Electing to bat after losing the toss, the Indian team scored 184 runs in the stipulated 20 overs at the loss of 5 wickets. Suryakumar Yadav and Venkatesh Iyer continued their form of the previous match here as well. Together they put on a brilliant partnership of 91 runs for the fifth wicket.
Surya (Suryakumar Yadav) played an innings of 65 runs off 31 balls. He hit 7 sixes in this innings. At the same time, Iyer scored 35 not out off 19 balls with the help of 4 fours and 2 sixes. Both the batsmen together added 86 runs in the last 5 overs. The highest score made by Team India in the last 5 overs in T20 cricket. With this, a big 15-year-old record has been broken.
15 year old record destroyed
Earlier, the highest run scored in the last 5 overs of Team India was against England in T20 World cup 2007. In that match, Yuvraj Singh hit 6 sixes in an over of England bowler Stuart Broad and made history by scoring a half-century in just 12 balls. His record still stands.
Team India had scored a total of 80 runs in the last 5 overs of that match. However, this record has now been broken. After which Suryakumar Yadav was awarded the Player of the Match and Man of the Series award for his brilliant batting.