Ayush Badoni did not ship for the Lucknow Tremendous Giants (LSG) towards Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK) on the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Monday, April 3.
Chasing 218, the right-hander scored 23 off 18 balls at an underwhelming strike charge of 127.78. He was then caught by MS Dhoni off Tushar Deshpande’s bowling within the final over.
Badoni, who got here in when LSG have been 130/5 in 13.2 overs, did not hit a single boundary throughout his innings. This got here as a shock after he scored 18 off simply seven balls towards Delhi Capitals in his earlier sport. LSG received the sport by 50 runs on Saturday, April 1.
Followers questioned Ayush Badoni’s intent with the bat within the dying overs towards CSK. That got here after the batter determined to take singles and doubles regardless of growing the required run charge.
“Now do not inform me IPL is just not fastened. There isn’t any rationalization for that Badoni innings.”
Listed here are a number of the different Twitter reactions:
Not Ayush Badoni, KL Rahul explains why LSG misplaced to CSK by 12 runs
LSG captain KL Rahul felt that his group didn’t take advantage of the small moments, which price them the sport towards CSK on Monday.
Talking on the post-match present, he stated:
“We didn’t win as a result of we didn’t capitalize the small moments. We had a great begin however couldn’t press on. Not usually we’ll discover 4-5 guys caught on the boundary ropes. They wanted to go over and can go over the subsequent time. We’ll take that in T20 cricket, immediately the sport didn’t go our means, however that is the way in which we need to hold taking part in.”
The 30-year-old additionally questioned the bowling unit for leaking 79 runs within the powerplay overs. He stated:
“When you might have high quality batters within the opposition, they make you pay. One thing for us to study, however the way in which Rutu and Conway performed was sensible. It does take time to study what lengths to bowl on a floor, however to go for 70-odd in six overs isn’t best.”
LSG will now look to return to successful methods of their subsequent sport towards SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) on Friday, April 7.