Author: Sameer ThakurPublish Date: Wed, 06 Apr 2022 11:35 AM (IST)Updated Date: Wed, 06 Apr 2022 11:35 AM (IST)
In the match against Rajasthan, RCB managed to register a win despite a poor start. Dinesh Karthik and Shahbaz Ahmed played a brilliant innings for the team. Karthik contributed 44 while Ahmed contributed 45 runs.
New Delhi, Online Desk. Royal Challengers Bangalore have finally stopped the winning chariot of Rajasthan Royals. Batting first in this match, Rajasthan scored 169 runs for the loss of 3 wickets in the allotted over. In reply, RCB’s team had lost their 5 wickets on the score of 85 runs. The troubled team once again got support from finisher Dinesh Karthik, who shared a 67-run partnership for the sixth wicket with Shahbaz Ahmed to win the team. Karthik played an unbeaten 44 off 23 balls in this match, in which he hit 7 fours and 1 six, while Shahbaz played an important innings of 45 runs. Karthik for his brilliant batting.player of the matchGot the title.
After the match he said, “I think I made a good effort to prove myself. Last year I think I could have done better. This time I have been trained better and the credit is to him.” Goes to the one who trained me. I told myself and made a good effort which I hadn’t tried till now.”
“When I went into the ground, it was 12 runs per over. I explained myself to the situation and tried to keep myself calm. I tried to keep myself as prepared as possible in this situation. Played children’s cricket. Many people supported me in this journey but most of my contribution was not noticed. I think T20 cricket is mostly a pre-thinking thing and we need to be careful about our goals as well.
Chasing a target of 170 runs, RCB needed 28 runs in 3 overs at one point and Shahbaz Ahmed made the team’s trouble easy with 1 four and 1 six in Boult’s over. In the last two overs, the team needed 15 runs but Karthik easily gave the team victory. The last run needed for victory came in the form of a six off Harshal Patel’s bat. Currently, RCB are at number six with 2 wins from 3 matches.
Edited By: Sameer Thakur