0,1,1,16,17…These figures were of IPL 2021 Orange Cap winner and Chennai Super Kings batsman Ruturaj Gaikwad in the first five matches of IPL 2022. In the first three matches, he could not score more than one run, but in the next two matches, he got a start, which he could not convert into a big innings. However, in the sixth match, he showed his hands and Ruturaj Gaikwad was seen in color against Gujarat Titans.
Right-handed batsman Ruturaj Gaikwad had scored 24 runs in 19 balls, but then changed gears and completed his fifty in 37 balls. After this he scored fast and got out after scoring 73 runs in 48 balls with the help of 5 fours and 5 sixes. Chennai were expecting this innings from Ruturaj Gaikwad, as Robin Uthappa and Moeen Ali were dismissed cheaply. In such a situation, he played a big innings for the team.
Gujarat Titans had dropped the first two wickets for 32 runs, but Ruturaj Gaikwad put on a 92-run partnership with Ambati Rayudu for the third wicket to help Chennai return to the match. Apart from Gaikwad, Ambati Rayudu played a good innings, who scored 46 runs in 31 balls with the help of 4 fours and 2 sixes. Let us inform that Ruturaj Gaikwad had scored 635 runs for the winning team Chennai in IPL 2021.