Who is Ibrahim Zadran?
Ibrahim Zadran, 21, made his debut in International Cricket in 2019. He has so far played 4 Tests and 9 ODIs for Afghanistan. In Tests, Zadran scored 356 runs at an impressive average of 44.5 with three half-centuries. Whereas in ODIs, he has scored 531 runs at an average of 66.4, in which 3 centuries and 1 fifty have also been seen from his bat. Zadran made his fifty in the second innings of his Test debut against Bangladesh. On the basis of that innings, Zadran became one of the young players to score a half-century. He can become a key player for Afghanistan in the times to come.
Shubman Gill broke record
Playing an innings of 98 runs against Sri Lanka, Ibrahim Zadran crossed the 500-run mark in ODI cricket in just 9 innings. He also became the joint second fastest player to score 500 runs in the ODI format. In such a situation, he also broke the record of India’s young and star player Shubman Gill. Gill took 10 innings to score 500 runs in ODI cricket. Although the record of making the fastest 500 runs in ODI cricket is in the name of Jaaneman Malan of South Africa, he did this feat in just 7 innings.