Muhammad Huraira Hit Triple Ton: Former Pakistan cricket team captain Shoaib Malik and Sania Mirza’s nephew Mohammad Huraira have created history. He scored a triple century in the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy on Monday. He has done this feat at the age of just 19 years and 239 days. He has become the second youngest cricketer of Pakistan to do so. This is the total 23rd triple century on the soil of Pakistan. Among foreign players, Mike Bearley, Mark Taylor and Virender Sehwag have done this feat.
Huraira scored 311 runs in 341 balls. He hit 40 fours and 4 sixes in his innings. This Northern batsman did this feat while playing against Balochistan. Huraira has been in excellent form for Northern this season. He has scored three centuries so far. Huraira has also played for Pakistan’s Under-19 team.
Triple-hundreds are rare!
Triple-hundred for a teenager, well not sure how to describe that!
— Grassroots Cricket (@grassrootscric) December 20, 2021
Huraira has played only 9 first class matches
Before this match, Muhammad Huraira had played only 9 first-class matches. He has scored 567 runs in 15 innings at an average of 41. During this, he has scored 2 centuries and 3 half-centuries. He made his first class debut in October this year itself. Talking to the media recently, Huraira said that I am lucky that Shoaib Malik is my uncle. They have always been an inspiration to me. He always encouraged me to work hard because there is no short cut to success. Huraira considers Virat Kohli, Babar Azam and Kane Williamson as his role models.