The seventh game of the ongoing Indian Premier League season between Chennai Super Kings and Lucknow Super Giants turned out to be a spectacular run-fest. Fans from across quarters enjoyed the encounter in the best scene.
Lucknow Super Giants captain KL Rahul won the toss and opted to bowl first. CSK posted a huge total of 210/7 in 20 overs. Robin Uthappa led the attack by example as he scored a brilliant half-century at the top.
Apart from him, Shivam Dube was the other player who contributed to the team’s total. The young southpaw managed to score 49 runs to his name. CSK moved into the comfort zone after setting up a big target for LSG.
Ayush Badoni hurts a female fan with a six over CSK
KL Rahul-led team proceeded the run-chase with caution combined with aggression. The openers namely KL Rahul and Quinton de Kock set the tone by adding a 99-run stand for the opening wicket. Quinton de Kock top-scored with 61 off 45 balls including nine boundaries.
Evin Lewis changed the phase of the game with his attacking gameplay. The southpaw scored 55 off 23 balls with the help of six boundaries and 3 sixes. LSG chased down the target in 19.3 overs and won the game by six wickets.
Meanwhile, during the run-chase, Ayush Badoni smacked a spectacular six off Shivam Dube. The incident happened during the first ball of the 19th over when Dube bowled a full-length ball. Meanwhile, Badoni hit the ball hard towards a deep square leg. As it happened, the ball went on to hurt a lady in the stands.
— Deepak Dwivedi (@deepakdwivedi14) March 31, 2022
The video clip has gone viral on the internet. Ayush Badoni who scored a half-century in the first game also played quite well against CSK with a cameo role. He scored 19 off 9 balls including 2 sixes.