new Delhi. Former explosive opener of Indian cricket team Virender Sehwag (Virendra Sehwag) IPL franchise Gujarat Titans (Gujarat Titans) all-rounder Rahul Teotia (Rahul Tewatia) has been praised fiercely. Gujarat Titans scored an unbeaten 40 off 24 balls in Tewatia’s last over. IPL 2022 (IPL 2022) in the fourth match of the 15th season Lucknow Super Giants (Lucknow Super Giants) by 5 wickets.
KL Rahul Batting first, Lucknow, captained by KL Rahul, scored 158 runs for 5 wickets. Chasing the target of 159 runs, Hardik Pandya-led Gujarat Titans team captured the match by scoring 161 for 5 with 2 balls to spare.
‘Sultan of Multan’ i.e. Sehwag wrote on his official Twitter handle, ‘Tevatia is a revolution, there is unrest in the front team. Hail to Lord Teotia. Sehwa did not stop here, he also praised the skills of young batsmen Ayush Badoni and Abhinav Manohar, describing the victory of Gujarat Titans as brilliant. On the strength of Rahul Teotia, David Miller and Abhinav Manohar, Gujarat snatched victory from the jaws of Lucknow Super Giants.
Virender Sehwag’s viral tweet about Rahul Teotia.
Gujarat got good support from David Miller (30) and newcomer Abhinav Manohar (15 not out) in the last over as the team won the match after scoring 70 runs in the last 5 overs. Tewatia was roped in by Gujarat Titans for Rs 9 crore in the IPL 2022 Mega Auction. Tewatia hit 5 fours and 2 sixes in his match-winning innings while Miller hit 2 sixes and a four in his 21-ball knock. Both of them made a partnership of 60 runs and turned the match towards Gujarat. Manohar hit three brilliant fours in an unbeaten innings of 7 balls.
Earlier, on the basis of half-century innings of debutant Ayush Badoni (54) and all-rounder Deepak Hooda (55) and a brilliant 87-run partnership for the 5th wicket between the two, Lucknow scored a challenging score. Hooda hit 2 sixes and 6 fours in his 41-ball innings, while Badoni hit 3 sixes and 4 fours in his innings of the same ball. Both the teams are playing in IPL for the first time. Gujarat will take on Delhi Capitals in their second match on April 2, while Lucknow Super Giants will take on defending champions Chennai Super Kings on March 31.