Followers were all reward for Ravindra Jadeja after CSK batter single-handedly took the sport a long way from KKR of their IPL 2021 encounter at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium on Sunday (September 26).
The two-wicket preserve sees Chennai Neat Kings (CSK) return to the quit of the desk. Wanting 26 off the final two overs, CSK took two singles of the fundamental two balls off Prasidh’s over before Jadeja went berserk. He hit a six over the long leg, adopted it with a straight six, then a square power for a boundary and then one at third man. By the purpose the 19th over ended, CSK wanted right 4 extra runs to manufacture it three consecutive wins.
While Narine did purchase two wickets within the 20th over — Sam Curran and Jadeja — but it no doubt right wasn’t sufficient at the kill of the day as Jadeja had already done the hurt within the outdated over. Within the kill, he done with 22 off 8 balls.
Taking to Twitter, followers and the cricket fraternity hailed Jadeja for his heroics. Here are about a of the reactions:
What a sport. Very good fixture. Jadeja’s hit very necessary. Lord did the job with the ball first and then Sir after the openers fired.
— Nikhil (@CricCrazyNIKS) September 26, 2021
Incredible from Jadeja. What an asset for any crew #csk
— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) September 26, 2021
— R P Singh (@rpsingh) September 26, 2021
With Ball: 1/21 in 4 Overs
With Bat: 1/22 in 1.2 Overs
— Broken Cricket (@BrokenCricket) September 26, 2021
— Michael Vaughan (@MichaelVaughan) September 26, 2021
Jadeja must quiet now no longer be batting below 5 within the IPL. Too fine a batsman, within the device of his life
— Mohit Agarwal (@BeingMohitAg) September 26, 2021
— Suresh Raina (@ImRaina) September 26, 2021
For the time being the excellent finisher in T20’s is Ravindra Jadeja #CSKvsKKR
— S.Badrinath (@s_badrinath) September 26, 2021
Within the interim, KKR skipper Eoin Morgan also praised Jadeja and within the course of the post-match presentation, he acknowledged: “The total match there became as soon as an abundance of top-class global gamers. Just a few of the Indian uncapped gamers too accumulate the promise to head on even play global cricket. Nonetheless when Jadeja plays like that – such as how Sam Curran plays within the England crew – there is now no longer noteworthy that it is possible you’ll kill.”