PBKS vs MI / Tilak Varma's big feat in IPL, becomes the second player after Pant to do so

Zoom News : Apr 19, 2024, 01:40 PM
PBKS vs MI: Mumbai Indians team under the captaincy of Hardik Pandya managed to achieve its third win in the 7th match of the 17th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL). In this match against Punjab Kings, a brilliant batting performance was seen from the Mumbai side in which Suryakumar Yadav scored an inning of 78 runs, while the young left-handed batsman Tilak Verma, who came to bat in the last overs of the innings, scored only 18 runs. Playing an unbeaten fast inning of 34 runs with the help of 2 fours and 2 sixes, he played an important role in taking the team's score beyond 190. On the basis of his innings, Tilak also made his place in a special list in IPL.

After Rishabh Pant, Tilak became the second player to hit 50 sixes at the age of 21.

Tilak Verma also hit 2 sixes in his unbeaten innings of 38 runs against Punjab Kings, with which he also completed 50 sixes in his IPL career. Tilak has now become the second player after Rishabh Pant to touch the figure of 50 sixes in IPL at the age of 21. Pant had hit 94 sixes in the IPL till the age of 21, while Tilak Verma is at second place in this list with 50 sixes, while at the third place is the opening batsman Yashasvi Jaiswal, part of the Rajasthan Royals team, who at the age of 21 Had hit 48 sixes till his age.

Players who hit most sixes in IPL till the age of 21

  • Rishabh Pant - 94 sixes
  • Tilak Verma - 50 sixes
  • Yashasvi Jaiswal – 48 sixes
  • Prithvi Shaw – 45 sixes
  • Sanju Samson – 38 sixes
Runs scored so far this season at an average of 41

Even though the journey so far has not been good for the Mumbai Indians team in IPL 2024, Tilak Verma has definitely impressed everyone with his batting. In 7 innings, Tilak has scored 208 runs at an average of 41.60, which also includes a half-century. During this period, he has returned to the pavilion twice unbeaten. If we look at Tilak's IPL career, he has scored 948 runs in 32 matches at an average of 39.5, which includes 4 half-centuries.