Memes on Ben Stokes: Rajasthan Royals defeated the table-toppers Mumbai Indians last night in a high-scoring clash at the Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi. Riding on the match-winning knock of Ben Stokes, Rajasthan Royals not just won the match but it also re-ignited their chances for the playoffs.
Kung-Fu Pandya 👉 Now streaming in a 📺 near you!
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) October 25, 2020
After winning the toss, Mumbai Indians posted a target of 195 runs. Hardik Pandya displayed his power-hitting abilities with an unbeaten 60 off 21 balls. his knock had seven sixes, two boundaries, and came at a stunning strike-rate of 285.71. Suryakumar Yadav’s fluent knock of 40 off 26 deliveries brought the much-needed momentum to the game and took the target closer to the 200-run mark.
Chasing the target of 196 runs, Rajasthan Royals‘ Robin Uthappa and Ben Stokes began the show with a bang. However, Uthappa was dismissed early by James Pattinson. But Stokes stood firm at one end and started smashing the bowlers of Mumbai Indians from the very first over.
The skipper, Steve Smith also fell cheaply to James Pattinson, but Sanju Samson came to give support to Stokes. Sanju formed a powerful partnership with Stokes and the duo took the game by storm.
— Rajasthan Royals (@rajasthanroyals) October 25, 2020
Stokes brought a storm in Abu Dhabi as he played a stunning knock of 107 runs and remained unbeaten till the last ball. He smashed 14 fours and 3 sixes at a strike rate of 178.33. On the other hand, Sanju Samson finally made a comeback and played a quickfire knock of 54 unbeaten off 31 deliveries. Both the cricketers helped their team win the do or die match.
Meanwhile, social media was soon flooded with reactions from the fans of both teams. From hilarious memes to jokes, the creative minds on Twitter, came up with hilarious memes as well, which has left the twitterati in splits.
Here, check out some of the best memes on the stunning performance of Ben Stokes last night:
Ben Stokes After Watching Hardik Pandya Batting pic.twitter.com/S6PPfhwBpI
— Rachit Rawat (@Rachitrawat03) October 25, 2020
Sanju Samson To Ben Stokes : pic.twitter.com/s0TEj62gdv
— Himanshu Chourasia (@Rain_Man25) October 25, 2020
Ben Stokes Today pic.twitter.com/HwQKYeGBlF
— Parag Rege (@RegeParag) October 25, 2020
Mumbai bowlers to Ben Stokes: pic.twitter.com/vHsXef7jyo
— बाबा निराला (@Baba_Nirala) October 25, 2020
Ben Stokes and Sanju Samson to @rajasthanroyals
— Keshav (@keshavcric) October 25, 2020
— Fabtober (@fabtober) October 25, 2020
Ben Stokes Hitting A Six After Playing 122 Balls pic.twitter.com/M8CSiYoiyo
— Humorous Doctor (@take_ur_pills) October 25, 2020