Virat Kohli Hailed KKR Star For His Sensational Finish: Rinku Singh’s magnificent knock in Ahmedabad earlier this week has caught everyone’s attention. It has been a few days since that knock but people are still not over it. Rinku has been receiving praise from all corners, from experts, and celebrities to the legends of the game.
Rinku etched his name in the history books as he smashed five straight sixes in the final over against Gujarat Titans when KKR needed 29 to seal the chase of 205. He has made a lasting impression in the minds of some of the greatest batters, including the Indian batting maestro Virat Kohli, who was also left in awe of Rinku’s brilliance.
Virat Kohli Gave The Biggest Compliment To Rinku Singh
Speaking in an interaction with Jio Cinema, Virat admitted that he was flabbergasted at Rinku’s knock while adding that he could never do that in his life.
Ahead of the ongoing game between RCB and DC, veteran India cricketer Robin Uthappa, on Jio Cinema, asked Kohli about how the youngsters have fared in the season. Responding to the question, Kohli quickly touched upon Rinku’s knock. He admitted that he was left stunned at the level of batting that Rinku Singh had put forth that night, something that was beyond his imagination. He said:
“What the youngsters are doing today is amazing to see. Look at this IPL, I couldn’t even think of doing stuff what these young guys are doing. Just the other night, Rinku Singh hits 5 Sixes in last 5 balls which is amazing & never happened something like that. Coming in an hitting five sixes in a row to win a match, I mean what level is this? So that transition is happening is great. It is great to see such youngsters coming up,”
On Friday, Rinku Singh played another stellar knock against SunRisers Hyderabad at the Eden Gardens, where he smashed 58* runs, however, he was left unfortunate as the hosts lost by 23 runs against SRH.