Navi Mumbai, April 8 (H.S.). After defeating Delhi Capitals in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 on Thursday, Lucknow Super Giants spinner Ravi Bishnoi said he has faith in his team’s batting depth.
Quinton de Kock’s scintillating 80 and Ayush Badoni’s 10 runs helped Lucknow Super Giants beat Delhi Capitals by 6 wickets in the last over at the Dr DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai on Thursday.
Bishnoi said after the match, “We were confident during the chase because we have depth in our batting. The game was a little tight at the end, but we still had Holder and KG. It feels good when you take wickets and contribute to the team, the ball is going well out of my hands, feeling really good.”
Bishnoi said, “Narendra Hirwani keeps telling me where can I do better and where can I improve my game. It’s going well so far.”
Batting first, Delhi scored 149 runs for 3 wickets in 20 overs in the match against Lucknow. For Delhi, opener Prithvi Shaw scored 61 runs off 34 balls with 9 fours and 2 sixes, while skipper Rishabh Pant scored an unbeaten 39 off 36 balls and Sarfaraz Khan scored an unbeaten 36 off 28 balls. Ravi Bishnoi took 2 and Krishnappa Gautham took 1 wicket for Lucknow.
In reply, Lucknow won the match by scoring 155 runs for the loss of four wickets in 19.4 overs. For Lucknow, Quinton de Kock scored 80, captain KL Rahul made 24, Krunal Pandya scored 19 not out and Ayush Badoni scored 10 not out. For Delhi, Kuldeep Yadav took 2 wickets, Lalit Yadav and Shardul Thakur took 1-1 wickets.