There may be an age-old pronouncing in cricket, ‘Catches win suits’ and KL Rahul proved it as soon as once more all the way through the fourth fit of the IPL 2019. Rahul took a super operating catch close to the boundary to ship again Steve Smith which sooner or later proved to be the turning level of the fit between Rajasthan Royals and Kings XI Punjab on the Sawai Mansingh Stadium on Monday.
Steve Smith scored 20 on his IPL go back as his Rajasthan facet misplaced via 14 runs to Punjab in a arguable T20 fit performed in Jaipur.
The previous Aussie skipper got here to the crease together with his proper arm closely strapped following contemporary elbow surgical operation and regarded understandably rusty at the beginning of his innings scoring simply 3 runs from the primary 3 balls.
He then most effective controlled a unmarried from back-to-back unfastened hits following two no balls from Ankit Rajpoot prior to discovering his vary via clubbing Sam Curran for a boundary and a six in successive deliveries.
However the younger England allrounder, who was once carted for 52 runs from his 4 overs, additionally were given the an important wicket of Smith thank you in large part to his teammate KL Rahul.
Pumped-up Rahul thumped his chest and let loose a couple of feelings after he dived complete duration to grasp Smith’s catch airborne with two arms.
Right here’s the video:
— CricBoll (@mycricboll) March 26, 2019
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