KXIP’s stand-in skipper Virender Sehwag won the toss and elected to bowl first in the game against Rajasthan Royals (RR) at Motera Stadium, Ahmedabad on April 21, 2015. Batting first, RR posted a decent total of 191/6 in their 20 allotted overs, thanks to Ajinkya Rahane (74 runs) and Shane Watson (45 runs). Chasing a target of 192, KXIP managed 191 runs thus ending a match in tie but went on to win the thrilling super over.
Here are some of the best Tweets from the game:
Watson was in mood today…
My dear Watson calm down #RRvsKXIP
— Gunner (@Nicks103) April 21, 2015
What a turn around for Shane Watson!
From a scared Watson in December 2014 to a scaring Watson in April 2015 – The evolution Of Watson has been great ! #RRvsKXIP
— Yuvi Daredevil Singh (@BeingYuvNaseer) April 21, 2015
Eh, best buddies perhaps?
Don’t know what Watson and Rahane are into, but they refuse to be separated. #RRvsKXIP
— Gaurav Sethi (@BoredCricket) April 21, 2015
Harsh on Bailey; was dropped for the game!
twice within a couple of months george bailey has been captain of a team for one game and out of the eleven for the next #RRvsKXIP
— Gaurav Kalra (@gauravkalra75) April 21, 2015
Yup agree with you there, totally!
No present Indian cricketer can adapt with perfection to various formats of the game unless he is Ajinkya Rahane. #RRvsKXIP
— Yogi (@IntrepidWordist) April 21, 2015
Hahaha a tribute to these two, more than anything else!
Why pick rest of the batsman in #RRvsKXIP
— கண்ணன் (@kannan2kannan) April 21, 2015
Wow, never thought about it!
An Indian bowler took Steve Smith wicket for first Ball Duck… Yes you read that right!! #RRvsKXIP
— Broken Cricket (@BrokenCricket) April 21, 2015
Was it a blunder? your thoughts please…
— Debarjun (@debarjun140989) April 21, 2015
Son that’s called returning the favour
— SUMEET PONDA (@sumeetponda) April 21, 2015
Madam, you are too harsh
— Saloni Jaiswal (@SaloniJaiswal20) April 21, 2015
Hahaha Not bad.
— uzair khan (@uzairkhan90) April 21, 2015
Hindu Male captain Won! #RRvsKXIP
— दूसरा DK (@DiwakarKothari_) April 21, 2015