Team India made a solid comeback in the final T20I match against West Indies is turning out to be a crazy one. The men in blue scored a mammoth total of 240 runs for 3 in series-deciding third T20 against West Indies at Wankhade Stadium in Mumbai.
Team India was asked to bat first after West Indies won the toss. However, the decision backfired on West Indies after KL Rahul along with Rohit Sharma kickstarted the match with a bang, conjuring 135 runs for the first wicket in 11.4 overs.
KL Rahul, who replaced Shikhar Dhawan in the series, after the former was injured, went on to give a thrilling performance, that kept everyone on the edge of their seats.
KL Rahul just took 56 deliveries to blow everyone out. He hammered 91 runs in 56 balls, smashing the bowlers of West Indies in all the corners of the ground. Though he missed his century, but he stole everyone’s heart by his thrilling knock of 91 runs, he smashed 9 fours and 4 sixes.
Rahul not just cemented his place in the squad with his blockbuster performance but also turned out to be the man who was responsible for the carnage at Wankhede today.
Soon after KL Rahul’s jaw-dropping knock, twitter was flooded with the Indian cricket fans appreciating the super-knock played by KL Rahul and his brilliance.
Here, check out the 12 best tweets on KL Rahul’s performance:
— Come On India 🙏🇮🇳 (@madam_jadeja) December 11, 2019
First Instance of 3 of India's Top 4 each scoring a Fifty in T20Is
— Virat Kohli Trends™🔥 (@TrendVirat) December 11, 2019
— ramesh powar (@imrameshpowar) December 11, 2019
— Udit Tomar (@UditTom99236319) December 11, 2019
— Rohit Sharma FC (@ImRoFC) December 11, 2019
KL Rahul missed his hundred but he definitely steal everyone's Heart by his super amazing knock of 91 runs 🔥
He's absolutely a gem😎🔥
Kamaal Jawaab Rahul well played (91)🔥
— Archie Agarwal (@_rchie0425) December 11, 2019
— Hari Waghmare (@Hariwaghmare7) December 11, 2019
Imagine this fully fit and firing KL Rahul scoring consistently throughout the calendar year like today…
BCCI's opening pair for T20 World Cup would be Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan.
— Karthik (@karthik_jammy) December 11, 2019
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) December 11, 2019
Men responsible for the carnage at Wankhede today:
Rohit – 71 (34) 😍
KL Rahul – 91 (56) 🤩
Kohli – 70* (29) 🔥
— Sachin Deena (@sachindeena1) December 11, 2019
My name is Shikhar Dhawan. KL Rahul has ruined my life. I am only 34 years old. pic.twitter.com/EiPGejCoc2
— Ro✨ (@lndianCaptain) December 11, 2019
KL Rahul for me is a perfect amalgamation of Rohit and Kohli.
When he bats well , his shots are like porn!!
— Nick Stark💥 (@Deadly_Stark) December 11, 2019