Sunrisers batsman Kedar Jadhav has become the talk of the town, especially on social media after hitting a four and a six on the last two balls of his team’s innings to take their score past 170 against his former team, Chennai Super Kings.
Jadhav, who has scored just 62 points in his eight games for the men in yellow 66 balls, has been criticized for his strike rate and lack of intention to score quick points in the middle passes, which was one of the reasons for CSK. defeated last year.
Jadhav was then dropped on one side when CSK realized it wasn’t working and was also released by the franchise ahead of this year’s player auction. Sunrisers picked him at his base price of INR 2 crore and after missing out on the men’s first three games in orange, Jadhav was picked in Game 4 when all-rounder Abdul Samad was injured.
After missing the chance in his first and scoring 9 (9) in his second, Jadhav used his third chance. Sunrisers Hyderabad’s heats were in desperate need of a final boost to achieve a respectable score. Always reliable, Kane Williamson helped more than a bit with his fantastic 26 points on just 10 balls, but they needed the batsman on the other end to do his part too and Jadhav didn’t disappoint.
With the last two balls remaining, Jadhav hit the first, a short ball outside the stump towards the third man for a four and threw the last delivery on a square leg for a maximum of 12 points on just four balls. , hitting at 300 and helping SRH reach a score of 171 points.
Shortly after the 36-year-old’s exploits, Jadhav began to follow the trend as fans on the CSK side were surprised to see him at bat at a hit rate of over 100 and disappointed that he was there. did against their team only. Many fans responded to his sleeves with hilarious memes. Here are some of the reactions:
– varun giri (@ varungiri0) April 28, 2021
– Imabzkhan MSDian (@MSDhoniRules) April 28, 2021
– Allrounders Academy (@Allrndrs_acadmy) April 28, 2021
– SARCASTER (@sarcaster_) April 28, 2021
~ Kedhar Jadhav in the last two balls pic.twitter.com/pxgrmZk8tR
– Mumbai Indians TN (@MumbaiIndiansTN) April 28, 2021
Meanwhile, Kedar Jadhav trollers:
Under Dhoni under Warner pic.twitter.com/71x5YBong8
– (@ Bharath_SRH3) April 28, 2021
Kedar Jadhav. This is the tweet. pic.twitter.com/LQf8nlJLX8
– monkey बात (@ monkeybaat83) April 28, 2021
Lord Jadhav after playing with 100+ strike rate: pic.twitter.com/Mi1eKorCV5
– Paras Jain (@__iamparas__) April 28, 2021
Kedar Jadhav at bat
For CSK against CSK pic.twitter.com/358mKPzrYq
– Satyam Singh (@ satyam_2044) April 28, 2021
People are surprised to see Kedar Jadhav perform against CSK forgetting the fact that he has been doing it for a few years now.
– Heisenberg (@internetumpire) April 28, 2021
* what he did
– Manya (@ CSKian716) April 28, 2021