Shardul Thakur has made a case for himself with the bat on several occasion, on Monday the Indian seamer smashed 92 from 57 deliveries giving cricket enthusiats a display of his batting abilities. The 29-year-old in a match between Mumbai and Himachal Pradesh in the ongoing Vijay Hazare Trophy, Thakur smashed six fours and the same number of maximums, helping his side post a stiff 321/9 in 50 overs.
Shardul came at the crease when Mumbai were reeling at 148/5, and went on to add 112 runs with wicketkeeper-batsman Aditya Tare for the sixth wicket, before the latter was dismissed by Pankaj Jaiswal on 83.
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This was also Shardul’s first half-century in List A cricket, and he took just 39 balls to reach the 50-run mark. The pacer then smashed 42 runs in his last 17 balls.
Meanwhile, Suryakumar Yadav and Tare also smashed their respective half-centuries to help Mumbai go past the 300-run mark.
Suryakumar recently earned his maiden call-up to the national squad and since then…