IPL 2022
Rishabh Pant Fails To Take The DRS Despite Tim David Nicking The Ball
By CricShots - May 21, 2022 11:24 pm
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Mumbai Indians (MI) is playing their last match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 against Delhi Capitals (DC) at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. In the second innings, Tim David almost got out on a golden duck as he nicked the ball but the DC skipper, Rishabh Pant didn’t take the DRS as the on-field umpire didn’t give it out.

Rishabh Pant
Rishabh Pant missed the DRS

Earlier in the game, Mi skipper, Rohit Sharma decided to bowl first. While DC made just one change in their XI as Prithvi Shaw came in for Lalit Yadav, MI made a couple of changes as Dewald Brevis and Hrithik Shokeen came in for Stubbs and Sanjay Yadav. MI managed to restrict DC to an average score of 159/7 owing to some contributions from Pant and Rovman Powell. 

While chasing an average total of 160 runs, MI openers, started slowly as they were 27/1 after the first six overs as they lost their skipper quite early. However, in the 12th over of the chase, Rishabh Pant dropped a sitter off a skier and a lost the chance to dismiss Dewald Brevis. However, in the next over, Shardul got the wicket of Brevis.

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After Brevis’ dismissal, Tim David got out in the middle and he almost got out the first ball. Shardul bowled a fullish length on the sixth stump and David went for the drive and wass beaten. Big appeal for caught behind, but the on-field umpire denied. Pant has a long chat with his bowler about DRS but decides against it despite having two reviews left.

Here is the video of the incident:

 

Mumbai Indians (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma (c), Ishan Kishan (wk), Dewald Brevis, Tilak Varma, Ramandeep Singh , Tim David, Daniel Sams, Hrithik Shokeen, Riley Meredith, Jasprit Bumrah, Mayank Markande

WATCH – Rishabh Pant Gives A Lifeline To Brevis By Dropping An Easy Looking Catch

Delhi Capitals (Playing XI): Prithvi Shaw, David Warner, Mitchell Marsh, Rishabh Pant (c & wk), Sarfaraz Khan, Rovman Powell, Axar Patel, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Anrich Nortje, Khaleel Ahmed

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