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Suryakumar Yadav consistent show with the bat has helped out India to win the series decider against Sri Lanka. His impressive knock of unbeaten 112 from 51 balls has helped the hosts to post a huge total of 228/5 in 20 overs. Suryakumar Yadav recorded his 3rd century in T20I cricket in a very short span of his career and here in this article, we will have a look at some of the numbers as he enters the record books.

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1 - Suryakumar Yadav became the first non-opening batsman to smash 3 centuries in T20Is. 

Suryakumar Yadav's centuries in T20Is:
117(55) vs ENG in Nottingham, Jul 2022 - No.4
111*(51) vs NZ in Mt. Maunganui, Nov 2022 - No.3
112*(51) vs SL in Rajkot, Jan 2023 - No.4

2 - Suryakumar Yadav has two centuries in T20Is while batting at number 4 (or) below.

Batsman with 2 T20I centuries while batting at number 4 (or) below:
Glenn Maxwell
David Miller
Glenn Phillips
Suryakumar Yadav

5 - Suryakumar Yadav became only 5th batsman to smash 3 centuries in men's T20I.

Most hundreds in men's T20I:
Rohit Sharma - 4
Colin Munro - 3
Glenn Maxwell - 3
Sabawoon Davizi  (Czech Republic)  - 3
Suryakumar Yadav - 3

9 - Suryakumar Yadav has smashed 9 sixes in today's T20I match.

Most Sixes by an Indian batsman in a T20I innings:
Rohit Sharma - 10 vs SL in Indore, 2017
Suryakumar Yadav - 9 vs SL in Rajkot, 2023
KL Rahul - 8 vs SL in Indore, 2017

112 - Suryakumar Yadav smashed 112 runs while batting at number 4 position in T20Is.

Highest score in men's T20I while batting at number 4 (or) below:
Shaheryar Butt (Belgium) - 125 vs Czech Republic, 2020
Suryakumar Yadav - 117 vs ENG in Nottingham, 2022
Glenn Maxwell - 113* vs IND in Bengaluru, 2019
Suryakumar Yadav - 112* vs SL in Rajkot, 2023
KL Rahul - 110* vs WI in Lauderhill, 2016 

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