Ranji Trophy final: With tears in his eyes after completing a century, Sarfaraz roars and remembers Sidhu Musewala
The final match of the Ranji Trophy is being played between Madhya Pradesh and Mumbai at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru. In this match, Mumbai's right-handed inform batsman Sarfaraz Khan played an innings of 134 runs while batting brilliantly. With the help of his innings, Mumbai scored 374 runs in 127.4 overs.
Sarfaraz became emotional as soon as he scored a century and celebrated in such a way that the video of his celebration went viral on social media. After completing the century, Sarfaraz took off his helmet while running and started shouting. During this, tears welled up in his eyes. After this, he hit his rhythm while doing the signature step of Punjabi singer Sidhu Moosewala and remembered him.
Sarfaraz has scored more than 900 runs in this Ranji season. He is the third player to do so in the 87-year history of the Ranji Trophy. Earlier this feat was done by Delhi's Ajay Sharma and Mumbai's legendary batsman Wasim Jaffer. Apart from this, Sarfaraz is at number three in terms of the average of players who have scored more than 2000 runs in the Ranji Trophy. Sarfaraz Khan has scored 2350 runs in 24 matches at an average of 84.
In the final, Sarfaraz faced 243 balls and during this time he hit 13 fours and 2 sixes. Gaurav Yadav took 4 wickets for Madhya Pradesh. He also showed Sarfaraz the way to the pavilion. Sarfaraz was dismissed lbw by Gaurav on the very first day of the match. But he did not get this success due to a lack of DRS in the match and poor umpiring.
Let us tell you that this final is very important for Madhya Pradesh. This is the second time in the history of Ranji that Madhya Pradesh has made it to the final of this domestic tournament. Therefore, the team of MP will try its best to win it.