Tamil Nadu Premier League 2023: Since the inception of T20 cricket, batsmen are now seen on the field without any fear of delivering the ball to any corner. Players like AB de Villiers to Rishabh Pant and Suryakumar Yadav have been seen doing this work quite easily till now. Some similar shots are now seen in Test cricket as well. Meanwhile, in the current season of Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL), the shot played by a batsman also surprised everyone.
In the 11th league match of the TNPL 2023 season, C Sarath Kumar, playing for Dindigul Dragons, played a shot in his 12th over, which made everyone remember Suryakumar Yadav. Chepauk Super Gillies team spinner Rocky Bhaskar bowled Sarath too far outside the off-stump, which almost went wide. Sarath Kumar, who had made up his mind to play the shot on this ball, took the ball outside the boundary over the fine leg. Everyone must have been very impressed with the way Sarath played this shot.
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The team of Dindigul Dragons, playing under the captaincy of Ravichandran Ashwin, had lost half the team on the score of 63 at one time. C Sarath Kumar, playing an innings of 25 runs in 21 balls, shared an important 61-run partnership for the sixth wicket with Ganesh. Due to which the team was able to reach the score of 170 runs at the loss of 9 wickets in 20 overs.
Varun Chakraborty’s magic with the ball, Ashwin’s team won by 1 run
Chasing the target of 171 runs, Chepauk Super Gillies were looking in a very strong position at one point of time. The fall of N Jagadishan’s wicket on the score of 87 gave Dindigul’s team a chance to make a comeback in the match. After this, Chepauk’s team kept losing wickets at regular intervals and finally lost the match by 1 run. Baba Aparajit definitely played an inning of 74 runs in the match for Chepauk. Whereas Varun Chakraborty took 3 wickets while P Saravana Kumar took 2 wickets in bowling for Dindigul.