Sanjay Manjrekar says “The main reason why the match went till the last over was because of Chahal” in IPL 2021. Sanjay Manjrekar praised Yuzvendra Chahal’s bright performance with the ball last night against the Knight Riders. Manjrekar felt that the leg spinner’s bowling was the reason why the match went till the last over. Eoin Morgan-led side beat the RCB by four wickets. Also, to enter into Qualifier 2 of the 2021 IPL. After winning the toss, Virat Kohli preferred to defend the total in the second innings. Then Kolkata Knight Riders kept picking up wickets. At regular intervals and restricted Kohli’s men to just 138 in the first innings.
Kolkata Knight Riders hitters have begun off well. They had a conventional powerplay. Courtesy of the all-important cameo by Sunil Narine. Moreover, the Knight Riders attack Sharjah for IPL 2021 season.
In case, he made the chase difficult for the KKR batters. Moreover, proved significant in keeping RCB in dispute to win. Yuzvendra Chahal’s figure of 4-0-16-2 was great for his side. He leggie rejected two in-form batters in Nitish Rana and Rahul Tripathi. At crucial minutes within the game. All his efforts went in unsuccessful as he didn’t get sufficient back from his side’s fourth or fifth bowlers.
“If the target was higher, KKR batters would’ve taken even more chances against Chahal. This shows how well he’s performing. It seemed like no one was trying to take him on. KKR team management would’ve asked the batters to play safe against Chahal. And the main reason why this match went to the last over was because of him,” Sanjay Manjrekar said.
“Rahul Tripathi went early against Chahal and Nitish Rana, who I think has the best shot-making form in his entire squad, went on to hit him and get caught on the boundary. So, these 2 big wickets were very crucial for RCB,” Manjrekar said.
Lastly, since the resumption of the IPL within the UAE. Manjrekar has taken 13 wickets in eight matches for his group. He showed his genuine class within the second half of the Indian Premier League 2021 season.