Shahid Afridi 37 Balls Century Record Broken by Corey Anderson

Queenstown:  The Seventeen year old 37 balls century record made by the Shahid Afridi has been broken now. The record is broken by the Batsman of New Zealand today. The New Year brought new record in the history of Cricket on its first day. The match was being played between the West Indies and New Zealand on Wednesday and was reduced to 21 overs due to heavy rain.

Toss won by the West Indies and elected to bowl first but the never know the world record of 37 balls century is going to be broken Shahid Afridi 37 Ball Century Record Broken by Corey Andersontoday as the young batsman of New Zealand came into ground and started to play shorts everywhere. Corey Anderson hit 12 sixes and 4 fours to break the world record which was holding by the Pakistani popular cricketer Shahid Khan Afridi.

Shahid Khan Afridi the Pakistani al-rounder made the record of making 100 runs just in 37 balls against Sri Lank in 1996. Shahid Afridi was made this record in 37 balls. But the Corey Anderson played tremendous inning today he made 131 runs just in 47 balls and made the century in only 36 balls. Anderson hit 14 sixes and as well as 6 fours in his inning.

In reply West Indies could manage only 124 runs and got out thus West Indies lost the match with sufficient runs left. Anderson was so happy on making new record in the history of cricket. Moreover Corey was so happy he said that he is feeling really good to breaking the record of legend Shahid Afridi. He added more that he always thought to be like Shahid Afridi and Chris Gayle. It is expecting that the Corey Anderson might be selected for T-Twenty Squad. The schedule of T 20 World Cup 2014 is issued and this tournament will be played in Bangladesh.

Share


Well, I am Zeeshan Subhani, Computer graduated living in Provincial capital, Lahore. By Profession I am Computer Technician and Networking expert but Blogging is my passion. I Love to have friendship with good people on the global.

Advertisement

3 Responses to “Shahid Afridi 37 Balls Century Record Broken by Corey Anderson”

  1. Ammar Zeb

    Jan 08. 2014

    Record Is Not Broken Yet ! And The ICC Has Also Not Confirmed It,

    Its Because According To The International Rules, The Match Should Be Minimum Of 25 Overs Than It Will Be Considered ODI And In This Case The Match Was Of 21 Overs So, Afridi Holds The Record Yet :)

    Reply to this comment
  2. Faizan asad

    Mar 26. 2014

    I am the real fan of shahid afridi and he is my hero he is the master of cricket and no one knows the cricket accept him :-0

    Reply to this comment
  3. sania jamil

    Sep 16. 2014

    Shahid afridi tou Pakistan ki jan hai i love him and all pakistan love him he deserve love and respect to us BOOM BOOM AFridi

    Reply to this comment

Leave a Reply

*