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Indian Premier League 2020: Kings XI Punjab’s Mayank Agarwal rankings maiden IPL ton

Mayank Agarwal

Kings XI Punjab’s Mayank Agarwal on Sunday scored his first IPL century in an myth opening partnership with captain KL Rahul in opposition to Rajasthan Royals at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium.

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Kings XI Punjab’s Mayank Agarwal on Sunday scored his first IPL century in an myth opening partnership with captain KL Rahul in opposition to Rajasthan Royals at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium.

Mayank reached three figures in 45 balls smashing as many as seven sixes and nine fours alongside the methodology. He used to be in the wreck brushed aside on 107 off 51 balls by Tom Curran.

Mayank had earlier scored 89 in KXIP’s opening match in opposition to Delhi Capitals and nearly led his facet to victory in the scheme. He followed that up with 26 in the following match which used to be dominated by Rahul’s file 132.

Mayank on Sunday had put up 172 runs with Rahul when he reached his century. By the point he used to be brushed aside, the partnership had swollen to 183. They were two attempting one of the best ever opening partnership in the IPL that used to be arena by Jonny Bairstow and David Warner for SunRisers Hyderabad final season. Here is total the third perfect opening partnership in the tournament, one plug at the relieve of the 184 scored by Chris Lynn and Gautam Gambhir for Kolkata Knight Riders in 2017.

It is a ways one of the best ever opening stand for KXIP and the 2nd perfect total for the team, at the relieve of the wide 206 put up by Adam Gilchrist and Shaun Marsh for the 2nd wicket in opposition to Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2011.


 

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