Mohammad Nabi left Sachin Tendulkar behind in this matter at the age of 39, did this big feat by scoring a century

By Nishu Bhardwaj February 10, 2024 9:00 PM IST

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The Afghanistan team is currently on a tour of Sri Lanka, where they faced defeat by 10 wickets in the one-match Test series. After this, now a 3-match ODI series is being played between the two teams and in the first match, the Afghan team had to face defeat by 42 runs. However, in this match, a brilliant century was definitely seen from the bat of Afghanistan’s star all-rounder Mohammad Nabi. Nabi faced 130 balls and played an innings of 136 runs which also included 15 fours and 3 sixes. This was Nabi’s second century of his ODI career, which he scored at the age of 39 years and 39 days. Along with this, he also left behind the great batsman Sachin Tendulkar in one matter.

Became the sixth player to score a century at the oldest age in ODI

While Mohammad Nabi has scored the second century of his ODI career, he has now become the sixth player to score a century at the oldest age in ODI cricket. Earlier, this number was occupied by Sachin Tendulkar, who scored a century against Bangladesh in 2012 at the age of 38 years and 327 days. At the same time, Nabi has also become the oldest player to score a century in ODI for Afghanistan. The record for scoring a century at the oldest age in ODI is in the name of UAE player Khurram Khan, who achieved this feat in a match against Afghanistan in 2014 at the age of 43 years and 162 days.

Nabi and Umarzai made the record of making the biggest partnership in a lost match

In the first ODI match against Sri Lanka, Afghanistan team had lost 5 wickets till the score of 55 while chasing the target. After this, Mohammad Nabi and Azmatullah Umarzai took charge of the innings and made a partnership of 242 runs for the sixth wicket, although both could not lead the team to victory. After this, now a world record has been registered in his name for the biggest partnership in a losing ODI match.

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