Delhi Capitals’ (DC) Prithvi Shaw as soon as once more proved as to why he’s so extremely thought to be he smashed fours off all authorized deliveries within the first over of a 155-run chase in opposition to Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in Match 25 of IPL 2021 on the Narendra Modi Stadium on Thursday. The IPL took to Twitter to hail the batsman and captioned a Prithvi Shaw nonetheless from the match as: “Wd, 4, 4, 4, 4, 4, 4 @PrithviShaw 24 (6) has set the stage on Six boundaries within the 1st over bowled by Mavi.”
— IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) April 29, 2021
Shivam Mavi, who bowled that fateful over, began off with a large. On the following supply, Shaw smashed the ball over the bowler’s head for a 4.
Mavi bowled full and straight on the second authorized supply of the over and Shaw hit that over midwicket for a 4 with a trendy flick. He adopted it up with one other 4 on the following ball, which was overpitched by the bowler.
On the fourth authorized supply of the over, Mavi tried a gradual low full toss, which Shaw drove via the covers with aplomb for one more 4. He adopted it up with one other boundary on the following ball too.
The sixth authorized supply of the over was a full ball pitched exterior off stump. Shaw slammed it over extra-cover for 4, thereby smashing boundaries of all authorized deliveries.
In whole, KKR conceded 25 runs within the first over itself. The teenager additionally went on to succeed in the quickest fifty this season, off solely 18 balls.