Watch: Rashid Khan completely foxes the batsman to clinch the hattrick in BBL 09
The Afghanistan leg spinner Rashid Khan has been the talk of the city today. He has the ability to go through any best batting line-up and can contain runs both powerplay and slog overs of the game. Besides, we are here to know something new about Rashid Khan.
The former Australian mystery spinner Brad Hogg sharing his point of view when Rashid Khan took a hat trick in BBL 09 while representing Adelaide Strikers. Nowadays, the former cricketers picking up the tricks from certain bowlers has become a trend.
Likewise, Brad Hogg almost picked Rashid's leg-break and googly trick that he uses to confuse the batsman and removes them. Moreover, Rashid Khan also acknowledged the video shared by the fans on the social media platform.
Watch the video here:
That's pretty neat from Rashid Khan pic.twitter.com/PAKNy3X0g7— Flighted Leggie 🏏 (@flighted_leggie) April 11, 2021
Fan reaction 1
Brilliant analysis of the mystery of Rashid Khan !! 👏👏👏 https://t.co/VOhFgelUTn— Nasser Hussain (@nassercricket) April 11, 2021
Fan reaction 2
Reaction of Rashid Khan after watching the video
🙏🙏🙌🏻🙌🏻— Rashid Khan (@rashidkhan_19) April 11, 2021
Rashid Khan in the first game against Kolkata Knight Riders
After asked to bat first by David Warner, Shubman Gill and Nitish Rana opened for Kolkata Knight Riders as Rana straightaway hit a boundary of the first ball bowled by Bhuvneshwar Kumar.
Following that, Shubman Gill continued the trend by doing the same in his next over. However, he has been removed by Rashid Khan for 15 runs. Rahul Tripathi joined the 27-year-old and added 83 runs for the 3rd wicket partnership before being dismissed by Natarajan for 53 runs.
Andre Russell and Nitish Rana followed him in back to back overs and been removed by the SRH bowlers for 5 and 80 runs respectively.
Dinesh Karthik played a quickfire of 22 from 9 balls including two boundaries and a six to his name. In the end, Kolkata Knight Riders have posted a challenging total of 187 runs on the board.
Rashid Khan has been exceptional as he removed Shubman Gill and dangerous Andre Russell for cheap. Sunrisers Hyderabad lost the game as they failed to chase down the target of 188 runs posted by Kolkata Knight Riders.
Jonny Bairstow and Manish Pandey's 65 and 51 saved SRH in the middle and Abdul Samad's 19 off 8 balls almost took the game to the end.