Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan was visibly completely satisfied after his staff Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) registered a 10-run win over Chennai Super Kings of their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 conflict at Abu Dhabi, UAE, on Wednesday (October 7).
Shah Rukh, who’s the co-owner of KKR, lauded batsman Rahul Tripathi for scoring 81 runs. Shah Rukh later posted a tweet mentioning 29-year-old Tripathi in it. “And have to mention our @ImRTripathi ‘Naam toh suna tha….kaam usse bhi kamaal hai’,” Shah Rukh Khan wrote.
We had been just a few runs quick, however the bowling made up for it on the finish. Well performed boys of @KKRiders And have to say our @ImRTripathi ‘Naam toh suna tha….kaam usse bhi kamaal hai’ Be wholesome all of you and relaxation properly. @Bazmccullum will see u quickly
— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) October 7, 2020
Tripathi, who’s a fan of Shah Rukh Khan, mentioned that it was a dream for him to carry out in entrance of the Bollywood star.
Chasing KKR’s complete of 167, which was trying beneath par within the innings break, CSK might solely muster up 157/5 from their 20 Overs. CSK had been cruising in direction of victory at one stage however KKR bowlers sparked an amazing turnaround to understand the victory from the jaws of defeat.
Watson (50 off 40 balls; 4×6, 6×1) and Rayudu threatened to take the sport away on their very own at one stage however KKR had been up for the combat. The duo stitched an excellent 69-run stand for the second wicket to place CSK in command of the sport. Faf du Plessis was dismissed for 17 by Shivam Mavi.
What KKR did properly was to make sure that CSK batsmen by no means take sport by the scruff of the neck. Their pacers Cummins, Mavi and Nagarkoti ensured that they bowled tight strains, even when they could not pay money for the wickets.
This is was CSK’s fourth defeat in IPL 2020 and they’re presently at fifth spot on the factors desk, whereas KKR jumped a spot to third after registering three wins in 5 video games.
CSK will now conflict with Royal Challengers Bangalore in Dubai on Saturday, whereas KKR will play against Kings XI Punjab in Abu Dhabi on the identical day.