Rituraj Gaikwad hit seven sixes in 6 balls against Uttar Pradesh.
Maharashtra beat Uttar Pradesh by 58 runs.
New Delhi. The teams of Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh were face to face on 28 November in the quarter final match of Vijay Hazare Trophy. A different level of excitement was seen in this match. Maharashtra captain Ruturaj Gaikwad forced the players of Uttar Pradesh to look at the sky. In this match, he hit 7 sixes in a single over and he has become the first batsman in the world to do this feat in List A.
Gaikwad scored an unbeaten 220 off 159 balls. This innings included 10 fours and 16 sixes. Thanks to the captaincy innings of Gaikwad, the Maharashtra team, batting first, scored a huge score of 330 runs for 5 wickets. In this match, Gaikwad & Co. has cleared the way for the semi-finals by winning by a big margin of 58 runs. Meanwhile, after Gaikwad hit 7 sixes, he is being compared to actor Jethalal of the comedy show ‘Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah’. Rajasthan Royals has shared this video of Gaikwad on social media which is becoming increasingly viral. In this video, Jethalal is told that he scored 50 runs in one over.
Leaked: Ruturaj Gaikwad’s mid-innings interview. pic.twitter.com/moj1Ip23qO
— Rajasthan Royals (@rajasthanroyals) November 28, 2022
FIRST PUBLISHED : November 28, 2022, 21:44 IST