Faf du Plessis has become convinced of Dinesh Karthik’s match-finishing style. He compared him to his old teammate MS Dhoni.
Faf du Plessis calls Dinesh Karthik ‘cool’ like MS Dhoni
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Royal Challengers Bangalore have opened their winning account in IPL 2022. They registered their first win of the tournament by defeating Kolkata Knight Riders by 3 wickets. The hero of his victory became Hasaranga, the bowler who took 4 wickets in the match. But, Dinesh Karthik did the work of finalizing the game with his bat. Seeing this ability of the wicket-keeper batsman, RCB captain Faf du Plessis was stunned. He was convinced of Karthik’s match-finishing style. And, compared him to his old teammate MS Dhoni.
What did Faf du Plessis say about Dinesh Karthik, he will tell the whole thing in detail. But before that know and understand how Dinesh Karthik finished the match. When Dinesh Karthik’s steps fell on the crease, at that time RCB had to score 28 runs in 24 balls to win. The target was not far, so he worked patiently. And, staying cool, took the match till the last over.
Dinesh Karthik did the match finish for RCB
Now in the last over, RCB had to score 7 runs to win. That is, balls 6 and runs 7. But, Karthik did not wait for the end of the over, but ended the game on the first two balls. He hit a six on the first ball of the 20th over while a four on the second ball. In this way RCB won and after this victory, captain Faf du Plessis read the ballads of Dinesh Karthik.
Dinesh Karthik no less than MS Dhoni – Faf
RCB captain Faf du Plessis said, “DK’s experience came in handy in the end. The score has never been out of our reach. I think he is probably as cool in the last 5 overs as MS Dhoni.
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