New Delhi: It is heard many times that age cannot overwhelm your spirits. Your spirit does not matter to your age. Something similar has also been seen in the County Championship of England. In a match here, a 45-year-old player played a quick innings of 190 runs with the help of 15 sixes.
Storm of darren stevens
Kent’s 45-year-old batsman Darren Stevens scored a blistering 190-run knock against Glamorgan in just 149 balls at the England home tournament County Championship. In this brilliant innings, Stevens hit 15 sixes and 15 fours. His best innings are being discussed everywhere. People are praising him fiercely.
Cricketers are also fans
Like ordinary people, some big cricket players have also made their innings in this innings of Darren Stevens. The Indian women’s team’s star fast bowler Shikha Pandey praised Stevens’ innings and wrote, “Darren Stevens is a great player”. Responding to this tweet by Shikha, India’s legendary spinner Ravi Ashwin (R Ashwin) wrote, ‘Yes he is.’
Yes he is
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9th wicket added 166 runs
This innings of Darren Stevens was also special because he handled Kent’s entire innings on his own. When Stevens came to bat, his team had lost 7 wickets for just 92 runs. Kent’s 8th wicket had also fallen by a score of 128. After this, along with Miguel Cummins, added 166 runs for the 9th wicket. The amazing thing is that in this partnership, only 1 run came off the Cummins bat.