T20 world cup 2021 Suresh Raina in only batsman who hit century in T20 world cup for India in 2010 against South Africa

T20 world cup 2021 Suresh Raina scored a century against South Africa on 2 May during the T20 World Cup 2010. He scored 101 runs off 60 balls in this innings and hit 5 sixes and 9 fours during his innings.

New Delhi, Online Desk. It is not easy to score a century in the T20 format and when it comes to the T20 World Cup, it is not everyone’s control to do such a feat on such a big stage. Till now, T20 World Cup has been organized a total of 6 times and only Suresh Raina has scored a century in this event for India. In 2010, he scored a century for the first time in the T20 World Cup for India against South Africa. Since then no other Indian batsman has been able to do such a feat again.

Raina played an innings of 101 runs in 60 balls

Suresh Raina scored a century against South Africa on 2 May during the T20 World Cup 2010. He scored 101 runs off 60 balls in this innings and hit 5 sixes and 9 fours during his innings. His strike rate was 168.33. In this match, India scored 186 runs for 5 wickets in 20 overs. Yuvraj Singh scored 37 runs in 30 balls in the first innings for India, while captain Dhoni scored an unbeaten 16 off 6 balls.

South Africa had got a target of 187 runs to win, but this team could only manage 172 runs for 5 wickets in 20 overs and lost by 14 runs. In the second innings for India, Yusuf Pathan took three wickets while Harbhajan Singh, Ashish Nehra and Ravindra Jadeja took one wicket each. Jacques Kallis scored 73 runs for South Africa, while captain Steve Smith scored 36 runs in 28 balls, while AB de Villiers scored 31 runs in 15 balls.