You are going to no longer delight in heard of Rahul Tewatia sooner than, however after his exploits with the bat on Sunday in Sharjah, you is no longer going to neglect this title.
The Haryana cricketer, who has been a traveler with more than one IPL groups looking ahead to his moment within the sun, played one in all basically the most attention-grabbing cameos in IPL historical past to help his group of workers, the Rajasthan Royals, toddle down a file 224 in opposition to Kings XI Punjab.
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Punjab captain Rahul later admitted that he felt they’d the match of their pocket. That modified into, obviously, sooner than Tewatia grew to alter into the game on its head.
Tewatia, who modified into struggling on the initiating to glue, petrified the Punjab group of workers by playing consistent gargantuan photos.
Rajasthan wished an not possible 51 runs to acquire within the last 18 deliveries. And that’s when Tewatia hit 5 sixes within the 18th over bowled by Sheldon Cottrell. This equalled the file for basically the most quantity of sixes hit in a single over within the historical past of the IPL. A file that modified into earlier held fully by Chris Gayle.
Tewatia couldn’t enact off the match, falling to Shami within the 19th over; however his 31-ball-53-bound knock, which incorporated as many as 7 sixes, had fully swung the momentum Rajasthan’s methodology, sooner than Jofra Archer and Tom Curran accomplished the job to snatch the 2008 champions to a 4-wicket delight in.
Right here is all or no longer it would be important to know about Rahul Tewatia, who wasn’t the ‘Man of the Match’, however played basically the most impactful knock on Sunday:
Name: Rahul Tewatia
Born: Can also 20, 1993 in Sihi, Haryana
Batting sort: Left-hand batsman
Bowling sort: Leg-damage bowler
First Class file: Fits: 7; Runs: 190; Most practical possible Ranking: 35; Wickets: 17
Checklist A file: Fits: 21; Runs: 484; Most practical possible Ranking: 91*; Wickets: 27
T20 file: Fits: 50; Runs: 691; Most practical possible Ranking: 59*; Wickets: 33
– Made debut in 2014 for Rajasthan Royals, modified into then traded to Kings XI Punjab.
– Played next within the IPL in 2017, modified into then traded to Delhi Capitals in 2018.
– Changed into once then traded encourage to Rajasthan Royals.
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