- Twitter reacts after Sarfaraz Khan smashes his double century
- The Ranji match was much looked upon innings as Ajinkya Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara were part of it
Currently, the Ranji test match innings between Mumbai and Saurashtra is taking place and the Mumbai team is already leading its way as Sarfaraz Khan’s double century has helped do it on the second day of the innings.
Five innings. Three 150+ scores.
What a season in the Ranji Trophy so far for Sarfaraz Khan ?
— ESPNcricinfo (@ESPNcricinfo) June 7, 2022
Mumbai after opting to bat were seen in trouble as Prithvi Shaw dismissal in the third over. Following the footsteps of Shaw, Sachin Yadav and Aakarshit Gomel also left for the pavilion in the first hour itself. At the time, the Mumbai team were reeling at 44/3.
Understanding the pathetic situation of his team, Sarfaraz Khan stepped in and while continuing on the second day played a beautiful double century which was third double century in the last nine innings of Ranji. Accompanying Sarfaraz in his contribution, Ajinkya also played an important innings of 129 but on the second was dismissed. The main highlights of the match were also important due to individuals naming Ajinkya and Cheteshwar Pujara. Supporting the likes of Sarfaraz Khan after Ajinkya Rahane’s dismissal, came in Aditya Tare and Shams Mulani.
According to BCCI’s latest update reports, the 24-year-old Sarfaraz, passed the major milestone of 343 after reached 218 from 365 balls that too in 24 hours.
Sarfaraz’s fantastic double century innings against the Saurashtras was quite noticeable and which did not go unhindered. After the innings twitter was flooded with well wishes for the player. Have a look below,
Double Century for Sarfaraz Khan ?
Sarfraz Khan in Ranji Trophy since 2019 season:
— Navaneeth CP (@NavaneethCP2) February 18, 2022
Yash Dhull: 113
Lalit Yadav: 177
Sarfaraz Khan: 200*
3 steal picks and all in form now ?
Make some noise for the DC boys ? pic.twitter.com/KbkVV9JmcW
— Aakarsh¹⁷? ? (@AakarshTweets) February 18, 2022
— SK Anand (@di_an) February 18, 2022
— Mustafa Khan Meo مصطفی خان میو ?? (@MustafaKhanMeo4) June 8, 2022
After achieving the remarkable milestone, Sarfaraz dedicated all his success to his beloved father stating,
“My father told me till the time you are playing just put an ‘L’ behind you – Learning. Keep learning.”
Even Delhi Capitals, the franchise from the IPL offered their appraisal for the budding star and probably have plans for the future with him.