Rajat Patidar thanks Virat Kohli after scoring a century against LSG. Patidar was named Player of the Match in the IPL 2022 Eliminator for his unbeaten 112 off 54 against Lucknow Super Giants.
RCB’s fairytale continued last night (May 25) thanks to Rajat Patidar. Who played the innings of his life against Lucknow Super Giants in the IPL 2022 Eliminator. In front of a packed Eden Gardens in Kolkata. The stylish right-hander scored an unbeaten 112 off 54 balls. The batter punished the Super Giants’ lacklustre bowling in the middle overs. Patidar then thanked Virat Kohli on Twitter following the game.
Patidar, who not originally a member of the RCB squad. Brought in as a replacement after Luvnith Sisodia was injured. Meanwhile, he posted a photo of himself with former RCB captain Virat Kohli with the caption “Thankyou @imVkohli for believing in me!”
Patidar inning was one of the best I’ve ever seen: Virat Kohli
The RCB were in trouble when their famous batting trio of Faf du Plessis, Virat Kohli, and Glenn Maxwell were all out by the 11th over. With a few helping hands in the field, Patidar rose to the occasion and stitched a backbreaking unbeaten partnership of 92 runs from 41 balls with veteran Dinesh Karthik. The pair scored 84 runs in the final five overs to push RCB’s total to 207/4.