Shan Masood Hits Maiden Double Century in County Cricket

Shan Masood Hits Maiden Double Century in County Cricket

For a long time now, Shane Masood has been an irregular Pakistani batsman in white for the national team. Shan Masood is the only cricketer in Pakistan cricket who hits a double century in County Cricket. He became the first Pakistani cricketer to achieve this feat in the county.

Pakistani cricketers are regularly seen in county cricket. As part of this, Shan Masood has played for Derbyshire this season. He turned his first century in the county of Derbyshire into a double century. Derbyshire takes on Sussex in the second round of the county championship. Derbyshire finished the day with 326 runs for the loss of 2 wickets.

Shan Masood, 32, is unbeaten on 201 with the bat. The cricketer scored a double century off 271 balls with 22 boundaries. He is the first opener in county history to hit two centuries in county cricket. No other Pakistani opener has scored a double in County before.

Shan Masood has been in rhythm since the first round of this year’s county cricket. In the first two innings of the first round, he scored 91 and 72 runs respectively. He is the highest run-getter in county cricket.

Shan Masood has played 25 Tests for Pakistan in international cricket so far. At that time, 136 runs came from his bat at an average of 29.31. He has scored 4 centuries and 6 centuries in white for Pakistan.

 


 

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