One of the most memorable moments: Suresh Raina scoring T20I ton
NEW DELHI: On May 2, 2010, Suresh Raina He became the first cricketer from India to score a century in international T20 matches when he crashed a ton against South Africa in a world T20 match at Gros Islet in Saint Lucia. While Rohit Sharma and K.L. Rahul went on to score hundreds for India in the T20 format, Raina was the first.
One of the most memorable moments for me. Without a doubt, marking a first T20i century for my country filled me with a lot of confidence, energy and endless enthusiasm to give my game 100% every time I am on the field, Raina wrote on Twitter.
With the world stagnant due to coronavirus Outbreak, sporting events around the world have been canceled or suspended, and athletes have spent a lot of time interacting with fans on social media.
Raina has pledged Rs 52 lakh in the fight against coronavirus. While I gave Rs 31 lakh to the PM-CARES Fund, I have handed Rs 21 lakh to the UP CMs Disaster Relief Fund. In his message to his followers, Raina further asked everyone to do their bit and stay at home as the world fights the pandemic that has brought countries across the globe to a standstill.
The outbreak has seen the suspension of all sports activities and that has also set the destination for the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League in the balance. While sources have said that the BCCI is looking at a window from October to November to celebrate the cash rich league, there has been no official confirmation from the board.