Punjab Kings scored 221 for 6 wickets, batting first in the fourth match of IPL 2021 (IPL 2021) against Rajasthan Kings (Rajasthan Kings). For Punjab, captain KL Rahul (KL Rahul) scored the highest 91 runs while Deepak Hooda scored a quick knock of 64 runs from 28 balls.
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Rahul hit 7 fours and 5 sixes off 50 balls. Rahul and Hooda shared a 105-run partnership for the third wicket off just 47 balls. Right-handed batsman Rahul was heading towards his century. Debutant paceman Chetan Sakariya (Chetan Sakariya) brought the final over of Punjab’s innings.
Sakaria’s second ball Rahul wanted to play for six runs over midwicket, but Rahul Tewatia dashed the Punjab captain’s plans. Teotia caught the ball close to the boundary and when he noticed that his balance was deteriorating, he threw the ball inward before stepping out of the boundary. After this, he came back again and was able to catch that catch.
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The video of this special catch by Teotia is becoming quite viral on social media at this time. Rahul was looking in excellent rhythm and it was felt that the century of IPL 2021 will come from the bat of the Punjab captain. Sakaria is playing in the IPL for the first time. He took three wickets for 31 runs in his four-over spell.