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Mumbai Won The Match But KL Rahul Won Our Hearts. Read The Best Tweets Here

Last night, Mumbai Indians won the match last night beating Kings XI Punjab by 3 runs, at the very famous Wankhade Staium of Mumbai. However, the match was great but there were many heartbreaking moments in the match last night. Especially, the sight when KL Rahul was dismissed without making a century and watching his team win the match.

Kings XI Punjab’s opening batsman, KL Rahul has been one of the most consistent performer for India in Test matches and has emerged out to be the most crucial player for Kings XI Punjab. He has been giving us some really thrilling performances since the start of the match and was actually one of the reasons for the success of the team in the beginning of the league.

Last night as well, KL Rahul gave a destructive performance and stunned everyone with his thrilling shots. He smashed the bowlers of Mumbai Indians to all the corners of the ground. Although, the match was won by Mumbai Indians it was KL Rahul’s brilliant knock of 94 runs off 60 balls which took everyone’s heart away. He smashed 10 fours and 3 sixes and gave another brilliant performance in the league.

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However, the team wasn’t able to win the match, despite his wonderful performance. After the match last night, KL Rahul became the highest run scorer in the ongoing league. So far, he has scored 652 runs in the 13 matches he has played till now.

Fans and legends flooded the twitter with messages of appreciation for the young cricketer. Here’s how twitterati reacted to the brilliant knock by KL Rahul, have a look:

 

https://twitter.com/Surana9Naveen/status/996818925680807937

https://twitter.com/BeingFlicked/status/996814221651275776

https://twitter.com/manasabkrao/status/996822498426617856

 

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