In the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, the Tamilnadu team, captained by Dinesh Karthik, defeated Assam by ten wickets. Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s disciple became the hero of this match. Jagadeesan has scored most runs in domestic cricket. He hits an unbeaten 78 off 50 balls for Tamil Nadu in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy against Assam. Out of these, he made 50 runs in just 11 balls with the help of 8 fours and 3 sixes. N.Jagadeesan also made his IPL debut for Chennai Super Kings, a team led by Mahendra Singh Dhoni last year.
Assam scored 127 runs
Assam batted first in this match of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. Although his batting was a complete flop. The highest number of 29 runs for the team was scored by the number seven batsman Razakuddin Ahmed. He hit 4 fours and a six in an innings of 14 balls. Apart from him, Ryan Parag scored 24 runs. Assam’s team could score 126 runs losing 7 wickets in 20 overs. For Tamil Nadu, Ravi Srinivasan Sai Kishore, Murugan Ashwin and M. Mohammed took two wickets each.
Unbroken partnership of 128 runs
The target was not large, but Tamil Nadu was blessed with N.Jagadeesan and Hari Nishant got a quick start. Both shared an unbroken 128-run partnership for the first wicket and gave the team a ten-wicket victory. With the help of 5 fours and 1 six, Nishant returned unbeaten after scoring 47 runs off 40 balls, while Jagadeesan scored 78 not out. Jagadeesan has scored 443 runs in 29 home T20 matches at an average of 27.68.
During this, he hit a half-century. However, despite playing his first match in the IPL last year, he could not do anything special. He made his IPL debut against Royal Challengers Bangalore. Jagadeesan played 5 matches in IPL 2020, in which he could score 33 runs at a modest average of 16.50.