Mumbai. The team of Gujarat Titans is at the top of the IPL points table and the team has also qualified for the playoffs. Gujarat and Royal Challengers Bangalore are face to face in the 67th match of the 15th season of the T20 league (IPL 2022). This is also the last match of the league round of both the teams. Match Gujarat captain Hardik Pandya won the toss and decided to bat. The team has scored 86 runs for 3 wickets in 12 overs till the time of writing the news. Pandya is still standing at the crease. He has scored 31 runs in 25 balls. Apart from this, David Miller is also supporting him by scoring 6 runs.
Winning this match is crucial for Royal Challengers Bangalore to reach the playoffs. But a big incident happened in the match. Left-handed batsman Matthew Wade made 16 runs off 13 balls in the sixth over, lbw off Glenn Maxwell. He hit 2 fours and a six. After getting out, he resorted to DRS. But it was clear in the replays that the ball has not hit the bat. In this way he was given out. But it was clear from his reaction that the ball might have hit the bat.
Wade is NOT happy pic.twitter.com/XDDtFVX0HR
— Sushant Mehta (@SushantNMehta) May 19, 2022
Kaif said – it happens like this
Former Indian cricketer Mohammad Kaif, doing commentary, said that the technology is not completely correct. Earlier this has happened with Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma as well. Wade then returned disappointed. But as soon as he reached the dressing room, he became aggressive. He threw his helmet. Not only this, he also hit the bat on the ground several times in front of fellow players. Although later everyone explained them.
Earlier, Gujarat did not start well. Shubman Gill became the victim of Jose Hazlewood by scoring a run in 4 balls. At the same time, Wriddhiman Saha played a good innings of 31 runs in 22 balls. Hits 4 fours and a six. But RCB captain Faf du Plessis ran him out on a direct throw.
FIRST PUBLISHED : May 19, 2022, 20:48 IST