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USA Record chase in opening t20 world match

USA has made a great start in the T20 World Cup 2024. In the first match, USA defeated Canada by 7 wickets. This was USA’s third successful run chase in the history of T20 World Cup. In the opening match of this mega event, America won the toss and decided to bowl first. Batting first, the Canadian team scored 195 runs.

T20 World Cup 2024 (ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024) has started. The first match of T20 World Cup 2024 was played between Canada and host USA at the Cricket Stadium in Dallas.

This was the debut match of both the teams in the T20 World Cup, in which America made a great start and defeated Canada by 7 wickets. Batting first, the Canadian team scored 194 runs for the loss of 5 wickets. In response, America achieved the target in just 17.4 overs on the basis of a century partnership between Andries Goes and Aaron Jones. Many records were made in the debut match of Canada vs America.

USA got off to a great start in the T20 World Cup 2024. This was USA’s third successful run chase in the history of T20 World Cup. In the opening match of this mega event, America won the toss and decided to bowl first. Batting first, the Canadian team scored 195 runs. For the Canadian team, Navneet Dhaiwal played an innings of 61 runs off 44 balls, which included 6 fours and 3 sixes. Apart from him, Nicholas Kirton scored 51 runs.

In response, the US team got off to a bad start. The team lost its early wickets quickly, but there was a century partnership between Andris Goss and Aaron Jones and both turned the tide of the match. Andris scored 65 runs, while Aaron Jones played an unbeaten innings of 94 runs, which included 10 sixes. Aaron hit 10 sixes and during this his strike rate was 235. On the basis of the stormy innings of these two, America won by 7 wickets.

The record of hitting 10 sixes in a match in the T20 World Cup was in the name of Chris Gayle, but America’s Aaron Jones equaled his record by hitting 10 sixes in the opening match of the World Cup 2024 played against Canada. In the 2007 World Cup, Gayle hit 10 sixes during his innings of 117 runs against Africa.

The unwanted record of giving the most runs in an over in the T20 World Cup has been registered in the name of Jeremy Gordon of Canada. Jeremy of Canada registered this record against America. He bowled a total of 11 balls in the 14th over, which included three wides and two no balls. During this, three sixes, two fours came in his over and a total of 32 runs were scored by the American batsmen. Jeremy thus bowled the most expensive over of the T20 World Cup. Before him is Stuart Broad, who conceded 36 runs by conceding six sixes on six consecutive balls of Yuvraj Singh.

Let us tell you that till date no batsman of any associate team has hit 10 sixes in a T20 World Cup match, but Aaron Jones did this feat.