New Zealand pacer Tim Southee pulled off an electrifying catch to excuse Kagiso Rabada during the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Punjab Kings on Friday.
Rabada looked very hazardous as he pummeled two limits off Southee in the seventeenth over and afterward followed it up with two additional fours and a six off Shivam Mavi. In any case, the South Africa quick bowler miscued a conveyance from Andre Russell in the nineteenth over and the ball expanded up overhead.
Southee, who was situated at the long-off limit, ran a lot of distance and pulled off a full-length jump to end Rabada’s innings. This was the second splendid exertion in the field for Southee in the coordinate as he had before excused Liam Livingstone with a catch at the edge of the limit.
With the ball, Southee turned into the very first New Zealand cricketer to take 250 wickets in T20 cricket as he excused Shahrukh Khan for a duck. On account of his three-wicket pull, he extended his lead over comrade Trent Boult (178) considerably more and he accomplished the accomplishment on his 217th match
The New Zealand global offered splendid help to Umesh Yadav who proceeded with his purple fix in the competition with four wickets to his name.
The quick bowling couple didn’t permit the Punjab Kings batsmen to settle down and wickets at normal spans implied that Mayank Agarwal and Co were excused for only 137 with only two batsmen scoring more than 20 runs.