Shai Hope beat Team India, hit two centuries in the same match, did wonders by hitting six

Port of Spain West Indies star opener she hope Scored a brilliant century in the second ODI against India. In the second ODI being played in Port of Spain, Hope played a tremendous innings, showing dominance over the Indian bowlers, completing the 13th century of his ODI career. Hope took the leg spinner in the 45th over. Yuzvendra Chahal Completed this powerful century by hitting a six off the ball. This century of his is very special, because he completed his 100 matches in ODI cricket with this match. In this way, he became the 10th batsman to score a century in the 100th ODI.

In this second match of the ODI series on Sunday 24 July at Queen’s Park Oval, West Indies batted first and scored 311 runs in 50 overs with the help of Hope’s brilliant century. Apart from Hope, West Indies captain Nicholas Pooran also played a strong innings of 74 runs. There was a partnership of 117 runs between the two, which played an important role in taking West Indies to this score.

Amazing century in 100th match

Shay Hope, who had played some good innings against India in the past, once again took Team India on his target and for this what could have been a better opportunity for him than the 100th ODI match. Hope completed his 13th ODI century and third against India in the 45th over by hitting a six at long off against Yuzvendra Chahal. With this, he became the 10th batsman to score a century in the 100th match in ODI cricket.

First this feat was done by West Indies legend Gordon Greenidge in 1988. Shikhar Dhawan, who was captaining India in this match, also did this feat in his 100th ODI.

Good partnership with other batsmen

Seeing the weaknesses of the West Indies batting line-up, Hope held one end in his trademark style and continued to push the team’s score forward. Other batsmen kept increasing the run rate. In this way, Hope made good partnerships with the rest of the batsmen. He added 65 runs with opener Kyle Meyers, while shared a 62-run partnership with Shamrah Brooks for the second wicket. The partnership of 117 runs with Captain Pooran proved to be the biggest partnership of this innings. Hope was finally dismissed in the 49th over by Shardul Thakur. He scored 115 runs in 135 balls.

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