Punjab Kings held their nerves in a run-fest in Mumbai as they squeezed a win in opposition to Rajasthan Royals in an Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 match on Monday. Sanju Samson saved Rajasthan Royals within the recreation with a scintillating knock however he bought out on the ultimate ball of the match, giving Punjab Kings a four-run win. After starting their season with a win, Punjab Kings’ co-owner Preity Zinta took to Twitter to discuss the competition, saying that regardless of a brand new identify and a brand new jersey for this season, her group will not cease giving followers coronary heart assaults.
“Yeah What a game ! We have a New name & a New Jersey, still #saddapunjab won’t stop giving us heart attacks in a game. What to do ? Not a perfect game for us but in the end it was PERFECT Wow @klrahul11 @iamdeepakhooda & all the boys @PunjabKingsIPL #RRvsPBKS #IPL2021 #Ting,” Preity Zinta tweeted.
Zinta additionally gave a particular shoutout to Sanju Samson for taking part in an “incredible knock”.
“A special mention to #Samson for an incredible knock ! So happy to start this tournament with a Win Folded hands Yeahh ! #PBKS,” she wrote.
— Preity G Zinta (@realpreityzinta) April 12, 2021
In the match, after being put into bat, Punjab Kings posted a mammoth whole of 221 for six of their allotted 20 overs due to half-centuries from KL Rahul and Deepak Hooda.
KL Rahul missed his century by simply 9 runs, whereas Hooda performed a whirlwind knock of 64 off simply 28 balls.
Rajasthan Royals debutant Chetan Sakariya was the choose of the bowlers, returning with figures of three for 31.
In reply, Rajasthan misplaced wickets at common intervals however Samson saved peppering the boundary to maintain RR within the contest.
With 13 wanted within the final over, Samson farmed the strike and took it upon himself to complete the sport however could not get his aspect over the road.
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