IPL 2022: Gujarat Titans’ Rashid Khan told Rahul Tewatia not to panic, focus on hitting next ball against Sunrisers Hyderabad | Cricket News – Times of India


MUMBAI (Maharashtra): Gujarat Titans spinner Rashid Khan stated on Wednesday that he informed his batting associate Rahul Tewatia throughout the ultimate overs of their chase in opposition to Sunrisers Hyderabad to not panic in the event that they face a dot ball or two and as an alternative deal with hitting the following ball and ending the match.
Half-century by Wriddhiman Saha (68) and fiery cameos by Rahul Tewatia (40*) and Rashid Khan (31*), guided Gujarat Titans to an exhilarating five-wicket victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad on the Wankhede Stadium right here on Wednesday. The high-scoring match was settled within the final ball of the final over.”I informed Rahul (Rahul Tewatia), to not panic if we face a dot ball or two and as an alternative deal with hitting the following ball and ending the sport,” stated Khan throughout a post-match dialogue with all-rounder Rahul Tewatia and captain Hardik Pandya.
Khan stated that it felt good ending on the successful facet.
Questioned on his constant ultimate over heroics, Tewatia stated, “The great half is that the captain and coach are displaying a lot belief in me. It feels good to be on the successful facet. My efforts shall be that if such conditions maintain coming, we all the time end on the successful facet.”
Coming to the match, fifties from Abhishek Sharma (65) and Aiden Markram (56) and a last-over cameo from debutant Shashank Singh (25*) powered SRH to 195/6 in 20 overs.

Chasing 196, Gujarat began at an incredible tempo because the openers Saha and Shubman Gill constructed a 50-run partnership in simply 6 overs. Hyderabad then received a breakthrough after Umran Malik dismissed Gill within the eighth over and Gujarat have been 69/1.
Saha was joined by Hardik Pandya and the duo tried to anchor the innings for a while but it surely was Umran Malik once more who despatched the GT skipper again to the dugout within the tenth over of the innings with solely 10 runs in his kitty.
David Miller joined Saha on the crease and the duo made up for the misplaced momentum. Saha thrashed Hyderabad bowlers to each nook of the bottom to carry his half-century in 28 balls. However it was Umran Malik, who had the final snicker as he bowled Saha out for 68 runs, within the 14th over and left Gujarat at 122/3.

Umran Malik struck once more and took back-to-back wickets of David Miller and Abhinav Manohar within the sixteenth over with Gujarat now struggling at 140/5. Rahul Tewatia and Rashid Khan then joined palms on the crease and introduced some hope again for his or her facet.
The duo began smashing the Hyderabad bowlers and introduced the momentum again to their facet. With 22 runs left of the final over, Tewatia smashed the primary ball of Marco Jansen out of the stands for a six. It was adopted by a single which introduced Rashid Khan to the crease.
Rashid adopted the footsteps of Tewatia and he smashed the third supply for a six. With 9 runs required off 2 balls, Rashid hit two back-to-back sixes and took Gujarat to victory. With this win, Gujarat Titans are on the prime of the factors desk with 14 factors and can tackle Royal Challengers Bangalore on April 30. Alternatively, SRH is at third place within the factors tally with 10 factors and can tackle Chennai Tremendous Kings on Could 1.


Leave a Comment