new Delhi: Mahendra Singh Dhoni (MS Dhoni) had won many matches for Team India with his strong batting. He was known to finish the game by coming down the order. Ever since Dhoni took retirement. Team India was looking for a finisher, which seems to be getting fulfilled now. In the match between Lucknow Super Giants and Gujarat Titans in IPL 2022, captain Rohit Sharma has got a strong finisher for Team India.
Got a finisher like Dhoni
Gujarat Titans batsman Rahul Tewatia batted in a dangerous manner against Lucknow Super Giants. Like Mahendra Singh Dhoni, he gave victory to Gujarat by hitting a four in the last over. Seeing his batting, the opposition bowlers pressed their fingers under their teeth. Rahul Teotia scored 40 runs in 24 balls, which included 5 fours and 2 skyscraper sixes. Rahul Teotia has presented a claim for Team India by playing a fireworks innings. He can be included in Team India after IPL 2022.
5 sixes were hit against Punjab
Rahul Teotia was included in his camp by the Gujarat Titans team after the mega auction this year. Earlier, Rahul Tewatia played a match-winning innings in IPL 2021 against Punjab Kings while playing for Rajasthan Royals. He put the lost match in Rajasthan’s bag by hitting 5 sixes in an over of Sheldon Cottrell. The fans have not forgotten his innings till date. He made Ravi Vishnoi his victim against Lucknow Super Giants. Rahul Tewatia hit 2 fours and 1 six in his one over and turned the match towards Gujarat.
Can be part of T20 World Cup
Team India has to participate in the T20 World Cup to be held in Australia this year. For this, Rahul Tewatia can be included in the team. Australian pitches have always supported fast bowlers and Rahul strikes very attractive shots against fast bowlers. He has won everyone’s heart with his game. In such a situation, he can prove to be very useful for Team India.
Gujarat won the match by 5 wickets
Batting first, Lucknow Super Giants scored 158 runs in the match, in response to which Gujarat won the match by scoring 161 runs in 19.4 overs. For Gujarat, Mohammed Shami, while bowling a killer, sent Lucknow’s captain KL Rahul back to the pavilion on the very first ball of the first over. Shami took 3 wickets for 25 runs in his quota of four overs. Due to his brilliant game, he was given the ‘Man of the Match’ award. For Gujarat, Hardik Pandya (33) runs, David Miller (30) runs and Rahul Tewatia (40) scored the target on the basis of brilliant innings.