IPL 2021: Shaw's innings revealed exactly how from the rate KKR were, says Eoin Morgan after defeat
Delhi Capitals were returning to winning means on Thursday whenever Prithvi Shaw’s solo show into the 2nd innings saw the side romp to a seven-wicket success over Kolkata Knight Riders in Ahmedabad.
Following clean bowling efforts by Delhi bowlers — two wickets by Axar Patel and Lalit Yadav each — to restrict KKR at 154/6, Prithvi took fee with an astonishing 41-ball 82 to make the online game far from KKR inside powerplay as 67 runs emerged off it.
KKR captain Eoin Morgan also must face the blame of staying away from their star bowler Pat Cummins utilizing the new ball, whom he don’t use before 5th over, while Shivam Mavi, Varun Chakravarthy Prasidh Krishna, and Sunil Narine giving away 57 runs. Mavi alarmingly gave away 26 runs in the 1st over, with Shaw hitting six boundaries.
Morgan admitted following the match that Prithvi showed as he gets going, there isn’t any option to end him; showing exactly how off the rate these were.
“Shaw played brilliantly, absolutely nothing much we could do. Also shows how great the surface had been. We weren’t adequate along with departments,” he stated while incorporating that Cummins is part of this staff’s new-ball plan.
Posted at Thu, 29 Apr 2021 17:44:25 +0000