- All-rounder Hardik Pandya entered the record books by smashing 26 runs in one over against Sri Lanka in the ongoing third and final Test at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium, Kandy.
- Pandya slammed spinner Malinda Pushpakumara for two fours and three sixes in one over to score most runs in an over by an Indian batsman in Tests.
- As far as India is concerned, Pandya surpassed legendary all-rounder Kapil Dev and Sandeep Patil’s tally of 24 runs in one over.
- Also Catch- IND vs SL 3rd Test LIVE Score & CommentaryThe incident took place in 116th over when Pandya slammed Pushpakumara for 6,6,6,4,4 on first five balls and much to the relief of the bowler the last ball was a dot one.
- At lunch on day two, Pandya was unbeaten on 108 off 93 balls with seven fours and eight sixes against his name.