Spirit of cricket was on complete show in Dubai on Friday when MS Dhoni assisted out Prithvi Shaw with an eye challenge which the latter faced all through Delhi Capitals’ innings in Dubai.
Shaw was struggling with his eyesight perhaps due to grime in his eye. He took Dhoni’s aid to start with prior to calling for the physiotherapist Patrick Farhart on the area in the 9th in excess of.
Dhoni attended to him to start with prior to Farhart checked out the challenge with Shaw’s eyes. The umpires named for a strategic time-out due to the break in perform.
Shaw went on to smash 64 runs off 43 balls with 9 fours and a 6 to aid Delhi Capitals submit 175 for three in their allotted twenty overs soon after Chennai Super Kings won the toss and place them into bat to start with.
DC received off to the super start off with Shaw and Shikhar Dhawan including 94 runs for the to start with wicket in ten.three overs prior to the latter received out for 35.
But Shaw continued to assault the bowlers and received to his 50 off 35 balls. He additional a further 14 runs to his score prior to having out to leg-spinner Piyush Chawla, who bagged the two DC openers. (CSK vs DC Reside Score, IPL 2020)
Shaw’s 5th IPL fifty took him 2nd on the listing of batsmen with most 50s prior to the age of 21. The listing is headed by Rishabh Pant, who has 9 fifties in his IPL occupation so far.
The twenty-12 months-previous appropriate-handed batsman is only in his third season in the IPL. Shaw has amassed 667 runs from 27 matches at an regular of 24.70 with five fifties to his title.
Delhi Capitals won their final match in a Super More than towards Kings XI Punjab when Chennai Super Kings misplaced their former tie towards Rajasthan Royals.