Gujarat Titans defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad in match number 40 of IPL 2022. Gujarat got an exciting victory in this match. Team captain Hardik Pandya has shared an interesting anecdote related to this. Pandya said that he had started to prepare for the Super Over, but then coach Ashish Nehra said that it would not be necessary. Gujarat won this match by 5 wickets.
The Hyderabad team, which came out to bat first, had given a goal of 196 runs. In response, Gujarat had achieved the goal with the loss of 5 wickets. For Gujarat, Rahul Teotia and Rashid Khan gave the win in the end while batting. Hardik said about this win: “Even after becoming captain, I watch matches like normal days. I’m not very happy or sad. Why can this change my behavior?
He said: “I was preparing for the super over. But Ashu bhai (coach Ashish Nehra) said wait, we are about to finish the game. You send Teotia. This will end.
It is worth noting that while batting first, Hyderabad scored 195 runs from 20 overs. During this, Abhishek Sharma played a brilliant 65-run inning for the team. While Markram scored half a century. In response, Gujarat managed the goal in 20 overs with the loss of 5 wickets. Wriddhiman Saha scored 68 runs for Gujarat. While Rahul Tewatia scored an undefeated 40 from 21 balls. At the same time, Rashid Khan scored 31 no outs. Rashid hit 4 sixes in 11 balls.