Cheteshwar Pujara continued his red-hot form by smashing his second consecutive century in
Royal London One-Day Cup.
In the clash between Sussex and Surrey, Pujara again showed his class, following his century in the last game against Warwickshire. Pujara broke his previous highest score in ODI cricket by scoring 174 runs off 131 deliveries with the help of 20 fours and 5 sixes.
Sussex had lost 2 wickets on the score of 9 then Tom Clark and Pujara made 205 runs partnership for the 3rd wicket. Cran also slammed a hundred scoring 104 runs off 106 balls. Sussex put on a mammoth target of 378 runs on the board owing to Pujara & Clark’s centuries.
While chasing, Surrey’s innings bundled out for 162 runs and Sussex registered the victory by 216 runs. This victory helped Sussex to reach at the top position in Group A points table.
Besides, Pujara has been stupendous for Sussex in the tournament. He has smashed 367 runs so far at an average of 91 & strike rate of 120. Furthermore he is leading the charts for Susses in County with 1094 runs in just eight matches at an average of 109.40.