IPL 2020: Jonty Rhodes, Kings XI Punjab’s fielding coach, stated he was ‘tremendous proud’ with the staff’s fielding effort throughout their recreation towards Rajasthan Royals in Sharjah on Sunday, Rhodes responded to Sachin Tendulkar’s description of Nicholas Pooran stunner.
Jonty Rhodes was tremendous proud after Sachin Tendulkar’s praise for Nicholas Pooran’s beautiful fielding effort (AFP Picture)
- Sachin Tendulkar stated Nicholas Pooran’s effort was one of the best save he has ever seen
- The praise did make Jonty Rhodes, KXIP’s fielding coach, tremendous proud
- In your territory (30 yard circle), you have been undoubtedly one of the best: Tendulkar to Rhodes
Batting nice Sachin Tendulkar had to ensure he acquired his message to Kings XI Punjab fielding coach Jonty Rhodes clarified after he lauded them for Nicholas Pooran’s beautiful subject effort throughout their loss to Rajasthan Royals at Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020.
Nicholas Pooran left the cricket fraternity awestruck along with his fielding effort on the mid-wicket boundary throughout Kings XI Punjab’s unsuccessful defence of 223 runs. The West Indies batsman defied legal guidelines of gravity when he leaped previous the boundary rope and stopped a Samson strike from going for six whereas nonetheless being suspended from the bottom.
The enjoyment on Jonty Rhodes’ face was evident as he stood up from his chair and lauded Poorans’ effort with by bowling all the way down to the West Indies star.
Sachin Tendulkar was in awe, like many of the followers of the game. “That is one of the best save I’ve seen in my life. Merely unimaginable!!” he wrote sharing a photograph of Pooran’s effort on social media.
Jonty Rhodes responded, saying it was certainly among the finest defensive fielding efforts he had ever seen and that Pooran had impressed the whole Kings XI Punjab facet. Shortly after Pooran’s effort, Mayanak Agarwal saved three runs for the staff, with a stunner alongside the rope.
Sachin Tendulkar was fast to level out that he described Pooran’s effort because the ‘finest save’ alongside the boundary however there isn’t a doubt that Jonty Rhodes was one of the best contained in the 30-yard circle.
“Jonty, I used to be speaking about saves on the boundary line. In your territory (30 yard circle), you have been undoubtedly one of the best!” Tendulkar stated.
Regardless of the impressed fielding efforts, an odd bowling efficiency within the final four overs noticed Kings XI Punjab lose the encounter to Rajasthan Royals. The Royals, led by a shocking six-hitting show from Rahul Tewatia, gunned down 86 runs within the final 30 balls to register the best profitable chase within the historical past of IPL.