new Delhi: In the sixth match of IPL 2022, RCB team defeated KKR by 3 wickets in a thrilling manner. In this match, captain Shreyas Iyer showed a 23-year-old star player the way out. This player was not able to perform according to his name. Let’s know about this player.
kicked this player out
KKR captain Shreyas Iyer dropped fast bowling all-rounder Shivam Mavi from the playing XI in the match against RCB. Tim Southee was given place in his place in the team. While Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) bought Shivam Mavi for Rs 7.25 crore. Other teams had also bid to buy him in the mega auction, but in the end, the bet went to KKR.
Shivam Mavi struggling with poor form
Shivam Mavi is struggling with very poor form. The magic in his balls is not visible for which he is known. KKR defeated CSK team by 6 wickets in their first match of IPL 2022. Shivam Mavi could not show any special feat in this match. He gave 35 runs in his quota of four overs and could not take any wicket. The batsmen of the opposing team are scoring runs on Shivam’s balls. He is not proving useful to the team at all. In IPL 2021, Shivam played 9 matches for KKR, scoring 25 runs in 2 innings. While there were 11 wickets in the bowling.
KKR’s bowling is strong
The bowling of KKR team looks very strong. Indian pitches always support spinners. In such a situation, he has two great bowlers in the form of Varun Chakraborty and Sunil Narine. In fast bowling, they have Tim Southee and Pat Cummins, who can tear apart any batting attack. It is not easy for anyone to play four overs of these bowlers.
won the title twice
KKR team has won the IPL title twice under the captaincy of Gautam Gambhir. This time KKR have many match winner players, who can turn the dice of the match at any time. The command of the team is in the hands of young batsman Shreyas Iyer. Earlier, Shreyas had led Delhi Capitals to the final of IPL under his captaincy. The KKR team looks very balanced. That’s why she seems to be a strong contender for the title.