Anuj Rawat dismisses Ravichandran Ashwin in IPL 2023© Twitter
Royal Challengers Bangalore wicket-keeper Anuj Rawat shocked everybody in the course of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 encounter in opposition to Rajasthan Royals as he pulled off a run-out paying homage to India legend MS Dhoni. With RR struggling within the run chase, Shimron Hetmyer referred to as for a dangerous double whereas batting however his companion – Ravichandran Ashwin – was unable to make his floor in time. Rawat acquired the throw whereas his again was in the direction of the stumps however he was capable of completely flick the ball onto them to be able to pull off a dismissal made well-known by Dhoni.
𝗗𝗢 𝗡𝗢𝗧 𝗠𝗜𝗦𝗦!
The Anuj Rawat direct-hit that left everybody in disbelief
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Rajasthan Royals dished out probably the most inexplicable batting performances of the Indian Premier League as they have been dismissed for simply 59, struggling a large 112-run defeat to Royal Challengers Bangalore in Jaipur on Sunday.
Chasing 172 for a win, the Royals suffered a surprising batting collapse to be bundled out in simply 10.3 over for the third lowest whole in IPL historical past with solely Shimron Hetmyer (35 off 19 balls) and Joe Root (10 off 15 balls) scoring in double-digit figures.
It was RR’s second lowest whole as they only about managed to go previous their earlier lowest of 58 in opposition to the identical opponents in 2009 by one run.
RR batters failed to offer a struggle as they stored on enjoying pictures when the state of affairs demanded to stay for some time on a sluggish and tough wicket.
RCB bowlers exploited the shortage of utility by RR batters and sport sense as all of them returned with wickets. Wayne Parnell was the decide of the bowlers with three wickets for 10 runs from his three overs. Michael Bracewell and Karn Sharma took two wickets every whereas Mohammed Siraj and Glenn Maxwell obtained one every.
With the win, RCB jumped to the fifth spot with 12 factors from 12 matches to be in competition for a play-off berth whereas RR moved all the way down to sixth with 12 factors from 13 matches.
(With PTI inputs)
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