August 13, 2023 09:43 pm | Up to date August 17, 2023 08:50 am IST – Chester-Le-Avenue
Following a 200 within the earlier match, Prithvi Shaw smashed 100 to energy Northamptonshire to a six-wicket victory over Durham within the One-Day Cup right here on Sunday.
Giving one other reminder of his placing powers, Shaw made an unbeaten 125 off simply 76 balls with 15 fours and 7 sixes.
The Northants chased down a modest 198 with consummate ease.
Pacer Luke Procter took 4 for 34 off 9 overs as Northamptonshire restricted Durham to 198 in 43.2 overs.
Powered by opener Shaw’s aggressive hundred, Northants overhauled the goal in a mere 25.4 overs. Rob Keogh supported Shaw with a 40-ball 42 within the chase.
On August 9, the Mumbai batter had made a powerful 244 off 153 balls and that innings contained 28 boundaries and 11 sixes. In that match, Northamptonshire defeated Somerset by 87 runs.
With this century, Shaw has additionally accomplished 3,000 Record-A runs. In 57 matches, he has scored 3,056 runs at a median of 57.66 and a strike fee of 126.69. He has 10 centuries and 11 fifties in simply 57 innings, with one of the best rating of 244. Earlier, Shaw slammed his highest Record-A rating, a knock of 244 runs in simply 153 balls, serving to his aspect Northamptonshire beat Somerset by 87 runs within the One Day Cup at Northampton on final Wednesday.
Shaw has been attempting to make a comeback into the India aspect because the right-hander final performed for India in a T20I match towards Sri Lanka in 2021.
Shaw had performed for West Zone within the season opening Duleep Trophy final month, however didn’t make a big impression.