Youngest France Player to score a T20I Hundred – Gustav McKeon vs Switzerland

France opener Gustav McKeon became the youngest player to score a T20I hundred , by scoring a scintillating 61-ball 109 against Switzerland on Monday. His knock comprised off five fours and nine sixes.

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Youngest player to score a century in T20Is

He achieved this feat against Switzerland in Vantaa during the Men’s T20 World Cup 2024 Europe Sub-Regional Qualifier tournament in Finland.

Notably, McKeon also became the first French player to score a hundred at the age of 18 years and 280 days. In the process he broke the record of Afghanistani opener Hazratullah Zazai, who scored a brilliant unbeaten 162 off 62 balls against Ireland in 2019 at 20 years and 337 days.

France’s next game will be against Norway, in Kerava on Wednesday.

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