Chattogram: Team India’s young opener Ishan Kishan (24 fours and 10 sixes off 131 balls) scored a double century in the third ODI against Bangladesh. He turned the first century of his career into a double. With this extraordinary innings Ishaan received rare honors. He broke many records in this process.
The roar from Ishan Kishan after the double hundred – what an insane innings! pic.twitter.com/fbeNqwCIdq— Mufaddal Vohra (@mufaddal_vohra) December 10, 2022
Ishan got the double century mark with a quick single in the 35th over by Mustafizur Ahmed and achieved this double century in just 126 balls. Thus, Ishan Kishan became the first batsman to score a double century in the history of ODI cricket. In this sequence West Indies destructive batsman Chris Gayle and Virender Sehwag broke records. Gayle scored a double century in 138 balls while Sehwag achieved this mark in 140 balls. While these are the fastest double hundreds till now.. Ishan Kishan surpassed with 126 balls.
The elite club of Indians with double century. pic.twitter.com/l8OuQofUgo— Mufaddal Vohra (@mufaddal_vohra) December 10, 2022
Moreover, Ishan Kishan became the batsman with the highest individual score on Bangladesh soil in ODI cricket. He surpassed the record held by Shane Watson. It is noteworthy that Ishan Kishan is also the youngest player to score a double century. Ishan Kishan became the fourth batsman to score a double century for Team India. It is known that before Ishan, Sachin, Sehwag and Rohit have registered double centuries in ODIs.
Ishan Kishan is the youngest to score double hundred in ODIs.— CricketMAN2 (@ImTanujSingh) December 10, 2022
Ishan Kishan is the fastest to score double hundred in ODIs.
Ishan Kishan you beauty, incredible! pic.twitter.com/P9hTCZIMpi
In this, Rohit alone scored three double centuries. Sachin, Sehwag and Ishan recorded a double century each. Ishan Kishan is also the first left-arm Indian batsman to score a double century. Ishan is also recognized as Team India’s wicket keeper with the highest individual score. Ishan surpassed Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s record (183) with his latest innings. Ishan Kishan, who came in the situation of not knowing whether he will be included in the original team, broke into the Bangladesh bowlers like a thunderbolt. Ishan is also recognized as the batsman who hit the most sixes against Bangladesh. Virat Kohli’s century also added to Ishan’s double and India is on the way to a huge score.