After witnessing Devdutt Padikkal’s knock of 56 runs in opposition to SunRisers Hyderabad, BCCI president Sourav Ganguly complimented the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) batsman for taking part in a pleasant innings. SunRisers Hyderabad stumbled to a 10-run loss in opposition to RCB on Monday. The David Warner-led facet was not capable of chase down the goal of 164 runs. Throughout RCB’s batting innings, Devdutt Padikkal scored 56 runs for RCB in his first match for the franchise. Together with his, Padikkal now has fifty-plus scores in all his main debut matches (first-class, Listing-A, T20, and IPL).
Loved watching devdutt padikal @RCBTweets ..left handers grace so pleasant
— Sourav Ganguly (@SGanguly99) September 21, 2020
In the middle of his innings, Padikkal smashed eight boundaries as effectively. “Loved watching Devdutt Padikkal @RCBTweets..left handers grace so pleasant,” Ganguly tweeted.
Within the match, RCB’s Yuzvendra Chahal completed with figures of Three-18 and he received the essential wickets of Jonny Bairstow, Manish Pandey, and Vijay Shankar to offer his facet a victory by ten runs.
“I used to be very nervous after I received the information that I might be making my debut for RCB. I used to be simply strolling in my room the day I received the information that I can be taking part in in opposition to Hyderabad. Once I got here to bat, I received settled then, after I performed my first two balls, I actually felt good,” Padikkal informed Yuzvendra Chahal in a video posted on the official web site of IPL.
“For the previous month we now have been coaching right here, Virat Bhaiya has talked to me and I’ve learnt lots from him. At any time when I’m with him, I preserve asking questions from me.
“Taking part in immediately with Finch felt wonderful, he understood that I used to be scoring shortly, so he gave me the strike and confirmed confidence in me,” he added.
SunRisers had been 121/2 at one stage they usually had been trying comfy of their pursuit of 164. Nonetheless, Yuzevndra Chahal and Navdeep Saini staged a surprising comeback for RCB and Hyderabad misplaced eight wickets for simply 32 runs, shedding the match by 10 runs.
Jonny Bairstow performed a knock of 61 runs for Hyderabad whereas Manish Pandey scored 34 runs.
Earlier, for RCB, Padikkal and AB de Villiers had scored half-centuries to take the facet’s whole to 163/5 within the allotted twenty overs.
The Virat Kohli-led facet will now tackle Kings XI Punjab on Thursday, September 24.
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