Former Australian spinner Brad Hogg has heaped reward in the direction of Delhi Capitals opening batsman Prithvi Shaw after the latter’s good innings of 64 (off 43 balls; 4×9, 6×1) set the tone for his aspect’s 44-run victory over Chennai Super Kings on Friday (September 25).
Later, Shaw was deservingly given the person of the match award for his very important knock.
Appreciating the 20-year outdated’s mature knock, Hogg took to Twitter, the place he wrote:
“Prithvi Shaw simple game plan. Play attacking but keep it on the ground takes one dismissal out of the equation. Even in 20/20, you can achieve a high strike rate keeping it on the carpet. Well batted young man. #CSKvDC #IPL2020 #DCvsCSK.”
Prithvi Shaw easy game plan. Play attacking however preserve it on the bottom takes one dismissal out of the equation. Even in 20/20 you may obtain a excessive strike fee maintaining it on the carpet. Well batted younger man. #CSKvDC #IPL2020 #DCvsCSK
— Brad Hogg (@Brad_Hogg) September 26, 2020
Shaw had admitted after the game that he had determined to vary his game plan as a way to play pictures alongside the bottom, thus taking lesser threat.
“My plan was to play my natural game but I was looking to play shots along the ground, last game we saw there were some silly mistakes and it was not working for me or the team. I just thought I would play along the ground,” Shaw advised skipper Shreyas Iyer in a video posted on iplt20.com.
In the Capitals’ first game towards Kings XI Punjab, Shaw was dismissed by Mohammad Shami when he tried to go for an extravagant pull-shot.
Shaw’s innings though nonetheless attacking, was much less dangerous which labored in his favour. He didn’t take any pointless dangers, scoring only one six. The teen, usually criticised for getting out on rash pictures, appeared rather more composed throughout his keep on the crease.
The right-hander engaged in a powerful opening stand of 94-runs with Shikhar Dhawan which was instrumental within the Capitals’ reaching a good-looking whole of 175/three on a troublesome monitor on the Dubai International Stadium. Chasing the goal, CSK solely managed a paltry 131/7 and misplaced their second game on the trot.
Delhi Capitals now sit on the prime of the factors desk after successful their opening two video games. They will now lock horns with SunRisers Hyderabad on Tuesday (September 29).