Yuvraj Singh began his IPL career in 2008 with Kings XI Punjab as its franchise player, and though he went on to signify 5 additional groups within the Indian Premier League, it’s protected to say that his coronary heart belongs to KXIP contemplating Punjab is where he grew up taking part in cricket in his adolescence.
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Hence, when KXIP misplaced their sixth game of the season – fifth in a row – the frustration in Yuvraj’s tweet might be felt. The former KXIP and India all-rounder expressed his disappointment on the crew’s slim two-run loss to Kolkata Knight Riders, believing the match ought to have been closed out after a partnership like KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal, which placed on 115 runs for the opening wicket.
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“That was a unbelievable result for @KKRiders! U cannot take the game so deep if your openers are set! Puts too much pressure on the middle order with no time to settle! Bad luck @lionsdenkxip #ipl2020 well played @RealShubmanGill, @mayankcricket!@DineshKarthik game changer!” Yuvraj tweeted.
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As talked about within the tweet, Yuvraj appreciated half-centurions, Shubman Gill and Mayank Agarwal and known as KKR skipper Dinesh Karthik a game-changer for his knock of 58. Karthik and Gill’s innings (57) shaped the spine of KKR’s complete of 164/6 and though Agarwal and Rahul (74) tried with a half-century every, KXIP slipped up within the concluding three overs to droop to a defeat that basically places their IPL 2020 campaign in jeopardy.