What Rohit Sharma could not do, a woman cricketer did it!
Mumbai: New Zealand women’s cricketer Suzy Bates has created a new history in T20 International cricket. He has completed 3500 runs. She became the first player to achieve such a feat in both the men’s and women’s categories. He achieved this feat in a match against Sri Lanka in the Commonwealth Games (CWG 2022).
Team India captain Rohit Sharma had a chance to equal this record in the second T20 match against West Indies, but he got out for one wicket. He was injured after scoring 11 runs in the third T20 match on Tuesday. He has scored 3454 runs so far.
34-year-old Suzy Bates scored 3471 runs in 124 innings of T20 Internationals. In this he scored one century and 22 fifties. His strike rate was 111. He scored 34 against Sri Lanka. In this way he has scored 3505 runs in T20 Internationals.
Not only this, Suji also bowls. She has also taken 50 wickets so far. Best performance is 4 for 26.
Rohit Sharma is the highest run-scorer in men’s T20 Internationals. But Susie Bates has overtaken him. Rohit has so far scored 4 centuries and 27 fifties in T20 Internationals. 31 times he played an innings of more than 50 runs. 118 is his best score.