Shreyas Iyer broke the record of highest score of 25 runs in just a few minutes

India vs AFG, ICC World Cup 2023: India defeated Afghanistan in the ICC World Cup. Team India has performed brilliantly in the 2023 World Cup. The kind of performance the players have shown in the first two matches, it seems that this convoy is not going to stop here in the coming days also. Virat Kohli and KL Rahul performed brilliantly with the bat in the first Test against Australia, while Rohit Sharma’s heroics with the bat set the stage on fire against Afghanistan. Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer and Ishan Kishan are also in good form. Meanwhile, Shreyas Iyer may have played a short innings of 25 runs, but he has created a record which is far from being broken, it will be difficult for the other batsmen to even think about.

Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma on the verge of breaking another record

In the ICC World Cup 2023 match played between India and Afghanistan at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi, where Rohit Sharma scored a brilliant century and broke many records, Ishan Kishan also played a solid inning of 47 runs in 47 balls. Virat Kohli scored 55 runs on 56 balls. Shreyas Iyer was out after scoring 25 runs in 23 balls. This included a four and a six. However, Shreyas Iyer created a new record. His six was 101 meters long, which was the longest six in this year’s World Cup. Interestingly, some time before this, Rohit Sharma had hit a 93 meter long six, but Shreyas Iyer broke his captain’s record as soon as he came.

Players who hit the longest sixes in ICC World Cup 2023

Talking about the longest six in the ODI World Cup 2023, Shreyas Iyer has now reached the number one position by hitting a six of 101 meters long. Rohit Sharma is in second place with a six of 93 meters. Marco Jensen of South Africa had hit an 89 meter long six, till a few days ago he was number one in terms of hitting the longest six, but now he has slipped to third place. England’s Jos Buttler hit an 88 meter long six against New Zealand. England’s Jos Buttler is at third place in this list. He also hit a six of 87 meters against New Zealand in the same match. 9 matches have been played so far. There are still 39 matches left. It remains to be seen whether anyone can break Shreyas Iyer’s record of longest sixes or whether Shreyas Iyer remains at number one in the times to come.