In a clash that has most almost certainly ended up providing us a tiny a lot more clarity more than which 4 teams are possible to make it to the playoff phases of IPL 2020, Kolkata Knight Riders ended up beating Sunrisers Hyderabad in a Super Above.
This was the third Super Above in IPL 2020, the most in any a single season of the tournament so far.
The game was an absolute roller-coaster till the game ended in a tie, and KKR located a new hero in the type of Lockie Ferguson.
But apart from the substantial-degree of cricket that was at show at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium at Abu Dhabi, what took the spectator’s fancy was the exclusive hairstyle of the on-area umpire Paschim Pathak.
As quickly as Pathak stepped on the area for the game concerning Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad, social media observed the exclusive hairstyle of the umpire and he quickly started out trending on the social networking websites. Twitter was flooded with memes involving Paschim Pathak for his extraordinary hairstyle, in which quite a few referred to him as the ‘Rockstar’ umpire.
Whilst this was the initially time that Pathak was witnessed in IPL 2020, the umpire having said that has been close to for a even though.
He manufactured his IPL debut way back in 2014. The official has the distinction of managing to be in the limelight due to his exclusive routines.
He is also famously identified as the initially Indian umpire to dress in a helmet even though umpiring in a match. He had completed this in a single of the matches of Vijay Hazare Trophy 2015 performed in Karnataka.