IPL 2021, KKR vs CSK: Kolkata Knight Riders co-owner Shah Rukh Khan was impressed with the valiant efforts from Andre Russell, Pat Cummins and Dinesh Karthik despite their defeat to Chennai Super KIngs in Mumbai on Wednesday.
Bollywood superstar and Kolkata Knight Riders co-owner Shah Rukh Khan came up with a morale-boosting reaction to the team’s 18-run loss to Chennai Super Kings in their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021.
Shah Rukh Khan, who didn’t keep down while communicating his failure after KKR collapsed against Mumbai Indians in Chennai a week ago, asked the side to be more predictable. Shah Rukh had apologized to KKR fans after their normal exhibition against the reigning champs who effectively shielded 152.
Be that as it may, on Wednesday, Shah Rukh called attention to at the positives, featuring the bold endeavors from Andre Russell, Dinesh Karthik and Pat Cummins notwithstanding their bombed pursue of 221 against CSK in Mumbai.
“Coulda…woulda…shoulda can assume a lower priority this evening… @kkriders was very marvelous I feel. ( uh oh in the event that we can fail to remember the batting strategic maneuver!!) very much done young men… @ar12russell @patcummins30 @dk00019 attempt and make this a habit…we will be back!!” Shah Rukh Khan said in a web-based media post.
It was KKR’s third consecutive loss as the double cross bosses are battling to discover consistency in IPL 2021. KKR were diminished to 31 for 5 after their top-request was passed up Deepak Chahar. Any semblance of Shubman Gill (0), chief Eoin Morgan (7) and Sunil Narine (4) fizzled in the powerplay as KKR seemed as though they would endure a loss by a major edge.
In any case, Andre Russell and Dinesh Karthik safeguarded the group and gave their fans thin any expectations of a marvelous triumph. 81 runs for the sixth wicket in only 6 overs before Russell (22-ball 54) was bowled around his legs by Sam Curran in the twelfth over.
Karthik hit 40 from 24 however the previous commander fell in the fifteenth over. Exactly when CSK were hoping to wrap things up right on time, Cummins concocted a fierce assault, scamming the CSK pacers at the Wankhede.
Cummins hit 6 sixes and 4 limits for his 34-ball 66 not out however he ran out of accomplices as KKR were bowled out for 202 in the twentieth over.
KKR will be hoping to bob back when they take on previous bosses Rajasthan Royals in Mumbai on Saturday, April 24.