Rashid Khan is foremost identified for being a magician with the ball, however on Wednesday, it was with the bat that he gained a match for Gujarat Titans of their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 conflict in opposition to SunRisers Hyderabad. Chasing 196, the Titans wanted 22 off the ultimate over. Rashid Khan was batting on 13 off 7, whereas Rahul Tewatia was on strike and the extra effectively set of the 2 at 33 off 19. Tewatia, who had already helped them win two last-over thrillers this season, smacked Marco Jansen for a six off the primary supply however needed to accept a single off the second. Then, carnage unfolded.
Rashid shuffled throughout the stumps earlier than clearing long-on with an enormous hit. The subsequent ball was a swing and a miss, leaving 9 wanted off two.
Jansen went for the large yorker subsequent, however Rashid was as much as it, getting low and smashing it over cowl, simply getting it above the fielder within the deep.
Running out of concepts, Jansen aimed a brief ball into Rashid’s physique, however the Afghan maverick swiveled and nailed a pull behind deep sq. leg to win the match for Gujarat in opposition to his former franchise.
Watch: Rashid Khan’s gorgeous last over assault in opposition to Marco Jansen
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It was the second time that GT scored two sixes off two deliveries to win a match this season.
While Tewatia remained unbeaten on 40 off 21, Rashid completed on 31 off 11.
Umran Malik‘s good spell of 5/25 then noticed Gujarat diminished to 140/5 after 16 overs.
Tewatia was chief in giving them impetus heading into the ultimate over, however SRH bowlers did effectively to go away them needing 22 off it.
However, Rashid ensured heartbreak for his former group because the Titans consolidated their place on high of the IPL 2022 factors desk.
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