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Twitter Reactions: Twitteraties Praising 17-Year-Old Yashasvi Jaiswal For His Incredible List A Double Century

At the age of just 17 years and 292 days, Mumbai cricketer Yashasvi Jaiswal stunned everyone by becoming the youngest batsman to score a List A double century .

The left-handed batsman Yashasvi Jaiswal has just made his List A debut in last September. Since then, the youngster has played five innings, including the latest one and has scored 504 runs with an average of 100.80. Though he has played lesser innings in the ongoing Vijay Hazare Trophy 2019/20, he is currently the third most run-scorer in this tournament.

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The left-handed batsman scored 44 runs in his debutant List A game against Chhattisgarh on 28th September 2019. In his second List A game, which was against Goa, the Mumbai lad registered his maiden List A century as he scored 113 runs off 123 balls.

Jaiswal scored 22 runs in the next game against Karnataka . During his fourth List A match against Kerala, the young left-hander hit his second century in this format (122 runs off 132 balls).

In-form Yashasvi Jaiswal completed List A double century in 149 balls

On Wednesday (16th October), Jaiswal was playing only his fifth List A game and it was the match against Jharkhand. After his team won the toss and elected to bat first, Jaiswal dominated with his bat.

The left-handed batsman completed the stunning List A double-century in 149 balls. Before losing his wicket in the last over of that innings, Yashasvi Jaiswal scored 203 runs off 154 balls (17 fours and 12 sixes). His incredible batting helped Mumbai to manage the first innings total of 358/3 (50 overs).

Yashasvi Jaiswal (Image Credit: Google)

Yashasvi Jaiswal became the seventh Indian batsman to hit a List A double century. However, he is the youngest cricketer to hit the List A double century. He broke the 44-year-old record as Alan Barrow was the previous record holder. On 25th October 1975, at the age of 20 years and 275 days, Natal batsman Barrow scored 202* against South Africa African XI at Durban.

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After this brilliant knock, the social media users are highly praising the Mumbai youngster Yashasvi Jaiswal. Many feel that he will become India's next star cricketer.

Here are some twitter reactions:

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