Rahul crawls to slowest fifty this IPL season

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 10 May 2018 11:37:04


LOKESH Rahul completed his 50 off 48 balls during his unbeaten 95 which was the joint slowest in this IPL. It was his highest score in the IPL. It was sixth occasion when a wicketkeeper-batsman scored in nineties in the IPL.

Interestingly, Rahul also scored the fastest fifty of the season of 14 balls against Delhi Daredevils at Mohali.Sunrisers Hyderabad’s Manish Pandey also completed fifty from 48 balls during his 54-run knock against Kings XI Punjab at Hyderabad on April 26, 2018.Rajasthan Royals wicketkeeper Jos Buttler also made 84 in this match to provide the eleventh occasion of rival wicketkeeper batsmen scoring fifties in IPL.