Suryakumar Yadav becomes first Indian player to score 1,000 T20I runs in a year

Suryakumar has scored 1,026 runs at an average of 44.60 in 28 innings this year.

His bat has produced one hundred and nine half-centuries, with a top score of 117.

The batter accomplished this feat during his team's final Super 12 stage game at Melbourne Cricket Ground against Zimbabwe.

He hit six fours and four sixes in his 61* off just 25 balls with a 244.00 strike rate.

In T20I history, Suryakumar is just the second player to reach 1,000 runs in a single year.

Source: Livemint