Rajat Patidar scored his first century of IPL against Lucknow. (IPL Photo)
The innings that Rajat Patidar played against Lucknow Super Giants became an important reason for the victory of Royal Challengers Bangalore and after this innings many people of Patidar have become admirers.
Royal Challengers Bangalore have made it to the second qualifier of the 15th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL). He did the work by defeating Lucknow Super Giants in Eliminator. Bangalore batsmen in this match Rajat Patidar (Rajat Patidar)’s bat went well. He laid the foundation of the team’s victory while playing an unbeaten 112 runs. This is also Patidar’s first IPL century. His innings influenced many people. One of them is the former captain of Bangalore and the biggest batsman of the team at present, Virat Kohli. Kohli said Rajat Patidar’s match-winning century in the Eliminator of IPL-2022 was one of the best innings he has played under pressure.
Patidar of Indore played an unbeaten innings of 112 runs in 54 balls for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) here on Wednesday night. Kohli added 66 runs with Patidar. He said in RCB’s game day, Rajat Patidar’s innings was one of the best innings played under pressure and I have seen many such innings. His striking level in this match was superb. Keep watching him.
Dinesh Karthik also appreciated
Wicket-keeper batsman Dinesh Karthik, along with Patidar, scored 92 runs in 41 balls, due to which the team reached the 200-run mark. He also praised this 28-year-old player. Karthik said, this was probably the best innings I have seen for an uncapped player. Brilliant batting. He is calm and has a shy personality. It shows in his batting too, you would think he is lazy but it is his personality. Rajat Patidar played some great shots and made my job easy, that’s an important thing for a good team.
such was the match
Batting first, Bangalore scored 207 runs for the loss of four wickets. Lucknow chased the target well and looked like they would win the match as captain KL Rahul was scoring runs consistently. But Josh Hazlewood ended Lucknow’s hopes by dismissing him in the 19th over. With this defeat, Lucknow’s first IPL journey also ended. Bangalore now has to play against Rajasthan in the second qualifier. The team that wins this match will face Gujarat Titans in the final.