Rashid Khan gained GT an IPL 2022 match towards SRH along with his bat.© Twitter/BCCI
Rashid Khan had everybody in awe along with his brutal hitting for Gujarat Titans (GT) of their final over towards SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) in an Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 match on Wednesday. GT wanted 22 off final six deliveries chasing 196 towards SRH. After Rahul Tewatia hit a six off the primary supply of the final over bowled by Marco Jansen, after which took a single off the following ball, Khan was on strike. He hit three sixes, a few of which got here off fairly flat pictures, off the final 4 balls to take GT to a five-wicket win.
Whereas the primary six went over long-on, the second was smashed over cowl towards a large yorker. Operating out of concepts, Jansen aimed a brief ball into Rashid’s physique off the final Ball, however the Afghan maverick swiveled and nailed a pull behind deep sq. leg to win the match for Gujarat towards his former franchise.
“I name it the Snake Shot. When a snake bites somebody it springs again. When the ball is just too full, I am unable to end the shot utterly. My physique place would not permit me to complete the shot. If I attempt to do this, I am unable to generate the ability. So I’ve labored on it so much and strengthened my wrists for it,” Rashid informed GT captain Hardik Pandya after the match in a video posted by IPL on Twitter.
Within the post-match presentation, Khan had stated how he deliberate the final over. “Joyful to ship towards them (SRH), simply making an attempt to play my sport and have that perception on my batting which I am working from the final two years. When it was 22 left. I simply informed Tewatia that we’ve got given 25 within the final over with one in all our greatest bowler bowling and I informed him that we would have liked to have that perception and never panic, something is feasible. Simply keep there, maintain your form and hit it robust and that was the plan (with Tewatia),” he stated.
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