In the 22nd match of the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League, Kings XI Punjab’s batsman Nicholas Pooran has touched a special milestone while playing against SunRisers Hyderabad.
Pooran Scored the Fastest Fifty of The Season
Pooran made a stormy start against Sunrisers Hyderabad, scoring a half-century on just 17 balls. He scored the fastest half-century of the season, hitting 6 sixes in the innings.
Nicholas Pooran rained sixes as soon as he came out to bat against Sunrisers Hyderabad. He completed his half-century off just 17 deliveries. The team had three consecutive setbacks from one side but still smashed sixes in a row from the other end to advance the team’s score and complete the fastest half-century of the season.
Nicholas Pooran scored the fastest half-century of the season with 2 fours and 6 sixes off 17 balls. During this, he smashed four sixes in one over of Abdul Samad. He has now become the eighth batsman to score a half-century in IPL off 17 balls.
Earlier, 7 batsmen have scored half-centuries in the IPL and Pooran’s name has also been added to this list. Earlier, Chris Gayle, Hardik Pandya, Adam Gilchrist, Chris Morris, Ishan Kishan, Kieron Pollard and Sunil Narine have scored half-centuries off 17 balls.