Record-breaker Mohammad Shahzad not a fan of 'Yo-Yo' test

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Record-Breaker Mohammad Shahzad Not a Fan of ‘Yo-Yo’ Test 

Record-Breaker Mohammad Shahzad Not a Fan of ‘Yo-Yo’ Test
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Afghanistan batsman, Mohammad Shahzad broke several cricketing records on Wednesday, as he slammed a quickfire 16-ball 74 in the match between Sindhis and Rajput in the T10 Cricket League. Meanwhile, the attacking batsman says he is not a fan of ‘yo-yo’ test.

Star batsman, Shahzad made history in T10 cricket

However, it was a thrilling match, as Rajputs claimed a ten-wicket win over Sindhis with six overs to spare. They were chasing down a target of 94 runs. Meanwhile, Australia veteran, Shane Watson was the only batsman from Sindhis who registered a double-figure score. Meanwhile, he played a vital knock of 42 runs from 20 balls.

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Meanwhile, the second highest score to registered from Sindhis was Anton Devcich and Mohammad Nawaz. The team put 94 runs on board from the quota of ten overs. While chasing down the target, the opening pair of Rajput, Mohammad Shahzad, and Brendon McCullum made it enough to finish off things quickly.

The duo had scored 96 runs in just 24 balls. Mohammad Shahzad scored 74 runs from 16 deliveries while Brendon McCullum registered an eight-ball 21 to help Rajput to win the match in a thrilling note.

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Mohammad Shahzad. Image Courtesy: ESPN

 

Moreover, Mohammad Shahzad was asked about the Yo-Yo test in the post-match presentation. The wicket-keeper batsman from Afghanistan had some interesting answer which was liked by many people. The batsman said those who can score 20 in the yo-yo test could not even score a six, which can make the test look of less importance.

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Meanwhile, Shahzad so far has played 107 T20 games scoring 3187 runs with a healthy strike rate of 131.80. He also scored a century and twenty half-centuries in T20 cricket. His highest score remains unbeaten 118 runs in Twenty 20 cricket.

“I don’t like Yo-Yo test. Some people score 20 in the test still they can’t hit a six. I do not care about Yo-Yo test,” said the 30-year-old.

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