Wriddhiman Saha performed a magical knock towards LSG on Sunday.© BCCI
Shubman Gill smashed an unbeaten 94 and Wriddhiman Saha a brutal 81 as Gujarat Titans piled up 227 for 2 – the fourth highest whole this season – towards Lucknow Super Giants within the Indian Premier League 2023 on the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on Sunday. Saha and Gill went hammer and tongs from the phrase go so as to add 142 runs for the primary wicket in solely 12.1 overs, setting the franchise file for highest partnership for any wicket, as LSG had no respite regardless of deploying eight bowlers into the assault.
It was additionally the second-best stand for any staff for any wicket on this IPL, and for Gujarat Titans, the overall was their highest-ever in IPL since their debut final season.
Saha struck an general 4 sixes and 10 fours to make 81 runs from 43 balls. While Gill opened up tad late, it was Saha who saved firing from one finish for GT.
India and Royal Challengers Bangalore batter Virat Kohli was in awe of Saha’s knock. He took to Instagram Stories to submit the image of Saha from the sport and wrote “what a participant” with clapping emojis.
During the match, Gujarat Titans additionally bettered their general file of most runs within the powerplay.
Having hit 65 towards Chennai Super Kings right here within the season-opener, the Saha-Gill pair went ballistic so as to add 78 runs within the first six overs, scoring at 13 runs per over.
Hardik Pandya scored 25 off 15 balls whereas David Miller hit 21 not out off 12 balls to take GT to an enormous whole.
(With PTI Inputs)
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