Yashasvi Jaiswal’s outstanding performance highlights his potential to become a future cricketing star in India.

From the time Yashasvi Jaiswal emerged in the Indian cricket arena at the 2020 U-19 World Cup. There was no doubting about the left-handed opener’s brilliance. A technically gifted batter with a calm head on his shoulders. Jaiswal was always expected to deliver on the big stage. The 21-year-old, whose ascent to the pinnacle of Indian cricket following years of excruciating struggle at the Mumbai maidaans has been well documented. Added another imprint of his power with a remarkable accomplishment on Thursday. He scored the fastest half-century in the history of the top T20 league while playing for Rajasthan Royals against Kolkata Knight Riders in an IPL. He was on an absolute rampage.

Record Breaking 50 by Yashasvi Jaiswal in IPL 2023

The record, which was jointly held by KL Rahul and Pat Cummins, was broken by the 21-year-old opener. Jaiswal scored 50 runs in just 13 balls. In 14 balls, both had scored half centuries. Jaiswal launched a relentless attack on the opposition from the off as RR chased a 150-run goal against KKR. With the aid of three fours and two sixes, Jaiswal scored 26 runs in the opening over by KKR skipper Nitish Rana. On the sixth ball, he doubled. Jaiswal eventually scored 98 (47 balls, 5 sixes, 13 fours) to remain undefeated. Thanks to his outstanding performance, RR reached the 150-run objective in just 13.1 overs.

Virat Kohli express the brilliance of Yashasvi Jaiswal in a post

Virat Kohli greatest of modern era cricket who is playing for RCB in the IPL. He seems very much impressed with the young gun and expressed his feeling on Instagram. Not a surprise but Virat Kohli is the biggest Idol for Jaiswal and getting appreciation is going to boost more to the upcoming star. Virat Kohli was moved by the performance and commented on it on Instagram with a photo of Jaiswal: “Wow, this is some of the greatest batting I have seen in a while. Yashasvi Jaiswal has a lot of skill.

Highlight of Jaiswal’s Heroic Performance


Captain Samson also had his blast

After the unfortunate run out of opener batsman  man Jos Buttler captain arrived to the crease. As Jaiswal was going big from the another end Captain waited a while. But in the back end Sanju Samson also took the charge and in the end he ended up with a score of 48 of just 29 balls. In his innings of 48 he smashed 2 fours and 5 sixes.

Now, after the big win against KKR, RR finds them self  in the 3rd position of the points table and RR is still in a good race to go through the playoffs.

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