India vs South Africa T20 World Cup 2022: India has suffered its first defeat in the T20 World Cup 2022. South Africa beat India by five wickets. In this match, India’s batting disappointed a lot and the team could only score 133 runs. Suryakumar Yadav struggled alone, scoring 68 runs. Even though India has lost the match, but Indian players have made some great records in their names. Let’s take a look at some of the best records made in this match.
Rohit became the batsman who played the most matches in T20 World Cup
A big record was recorded as soon as the name of Indian captain Rohit Sharma entered the field. This is Rohit’s 36th match in the T20 World Cup and he has become the player to play the most matches in this tournament. Tillakaratne Dilshan (35) is second after Rohit.
Kohli becomes second batsman to score 1000 runs in T20 World Cup
Virat Kohli may not have played a big innings and got out after scoring only 12 runs, but he has made a big record in his name. Kohli is only the second batsman to complete 1,000 runs in the T20 World Cup. Former Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene has scored the highest 1016 runs in this tournament and soon Kohli can overtake him to make this record as well.
Suryakumar made many great records while playing an innings of 68 runs
Suryakumar Yadav’s impressive performance continues and he has scored his second consecutive half-century in the tournament. Suryakumar made many records during his brilliant innings of 68 runs. Surya has scored his eighth T20 International fifty this year and has become the most non-opener batsman to score the most half-centuries in a year. Apart from this, Surya has become the first Indian batsman to score 1000 T20 runs in a calendar year while playing at number four or below.