Australian batsman Aaron Finch has had a torrid time with the bat within the ongoing IPL 2018, registering back-to-back golden geese for his new franchise Kings XI Punjab. On the other hand, that isn’t the handiest supply of embarrassment for him. Having been purchased by way of KXIP on this 12 months’s IPL Participant Public sale, Finch changed into the primary participant in IPL historical past to take the sphere for seven other franchises. Previous to taking the sphere for Punjab, Finch had performed for Rajasthan Royals, Delhi Daredevils, Pune Warriors, SunRisers Hyderabad, Mumbai Indians and Gujarat Lions.
“It is a little bit embarrassing to be fair,” Finch was once quoted as announcing by way of cricket.com.au.
“Two of the groups that I performed for – one was once Rajasthan that I got here in as a substitute participant and handiest performed the final recreation of the event. The opposite was once Pune (and) the 12 months when I captained, they folded. I assume it’s essential nearly take two of them out,” he added.
“It is nonetheless seven – it is a lot is not it?”
Finch’s time with Kings XI Punjab has been not anything wanting dreadful.
The Australian right-hander had neglected the primary fit of the season because of his wedding ceremony that came about in Victoria. Finch married his female friend Amy Griffiths on the picturesque Willow and Stone Property close to the town of Melbourne.
He returned following the festivities and was once drafted immediately into Punjab’s taking part in XI for his or her 2nd fit of the season in opposition to a star-studded Royal Challengers Bangalore crew.
Finch walked into bat within the fourth over, following the departure of opener Mayank Agarwal and right away despatched packing by way of Umesh Yadav.
In his 2nd fit of season 11, Finch was once dropped down the order and got here into bat at Three-down. On the other hand, the end result was once precisely the similar as Finch was once trapped in entrance of the wicket on his first actual ball, the one distinction being the bowler — Imran Tahir.
Finch can be hoping to get again a number of the runs when Kings XI Punjab face SunRisers Hyderabad of their subsequent fit on April 19.