Mr 360: The T20 World Cup is in its final stages. India has to play its semi-final match against England in Adelaide on 10 November. India performed brilliantly throughout the tournament. Suryakumar Yadav emerged as the X factor for India in this World Cup. He impressed everyone with his batting. Everyone has become crazy about his 360 degree batting. The world’s greatest 360 degree batsman AB de Villiers also could not stop praising him.
Suryakumar Yadav had termed his comparison with AB de Villiers as a ‘360 degree’ batsman too early but the South African legend justified it. De Villiers is popularly known as Mr. 360 degree because of his ability to hit all the sides of the field in cricket. Suryakumar has scored 225 runs in five matches of the current World Cup in which he has scored three half-centuries. During this his strike rate was 193.97. He has surprised experts and fans alike with his ability to hit every corner of the field.
What did de Villiers say?
Suryakumar Yadav has scored runs according to his mind even in difficult conditions for batting. Suryakumar played a similar innings against South Africa in Perth. Rejecting his comparison with de Villiers, Suryakumar had said that only one player deserves a title like ‘Mr 360 Degrees’ but the former South Africa captain does not believe so. He said, “I am very happy for Suryakumar. I think he has come a long way. I didn’t expect him to do so well.
De Villiers further said, “He dominates the bowlers after playing carefully in the beginning. It is interesting to watch and he has a great future.” When asked if the time has come when Suryakumar Yadav is compared to him, he said, “Yes, he plays like me. They just have to focus on consistency in their performance. They will have to do the same for the next five-ten years.
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