Nepal’s teenage batsman Kushal Malla on Saturday turned the youngest cricketer to score a half-century in worldwide cricket on the age of 15 years and 340 days. Malla achieved this feat in opposition to the United States of America in ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup League 2.
He performed an innings of 50 runs in 51 balls and guided Nepal to a 35 runs victory over the USA.
The earlier document was held by Nepal’s Rohit Paudel, he achieved the feat on the age of 16 years and 146 days.
Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar holds the document of the youngest half-centurion having performed an innings of 59 in a Test in opposition to Pakistan aged 16 years and 213 days.