IPL 2021 KKR vs DC: In the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021, a match was played between Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Delhi Capitals on Tuesday (28 September), which KKR won by three wickets. There came a time during this match, when a shot from Rishabh Pant kept KKR’s wicketkeeper Dinesh Karthik getting hurt. Pant missed the ball of Varun Chakraborty and then he tried to stop the ball with the bat, but without looking, Dinesh Karthik kept getting injured.
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Karthik was so frightened by Pant’s bat swinging that he fell on the ground while trying to escape. After this almost all the players present on the field started laughing as well as the commentators also started laughing out loud. After this, Dinesh Karthik and Rishabh Pant were seen joking with each other. This video is being shared a lot on social media. Talking about the match, KKR won the toss and decided to bowl first.
Delhi Capitals could only manage 127 runs for 9 wickets in 20 overs. Captain Rishabh Pant and Steve Smith played an innings of 39 runs each. Apart from this, Shikhar Dhawan contributed 24 runs. Apart from these three, none of the batsmen could even reach the double figures. Venkatesh Iyer, Sunil Narine and Lockie Fergusun took two wickets each. In reply, KKR chased down the target in 18.2 overs for the loss of seven wickets. Nitish Rana scored 36 and Shubman Gill scored 30 runs.