The 38th match of Indian Premier League 2023 will be played on Friday (April 28) between Punjab Kings Vs. Played for Lucknow Super Giants team. In this match played at the IS Bindra Stadium in Mohali, the Punjab Kings faced a heavy defeat. Lucknow defeated Punjab by 51 runs in this match. In this match, Punjab bowlers showed very poor bowling performance. Kagiso Rabada, who made a comeback in the playing 11 of the Punjab team, could not perform well. Now former New Zealand cricketer Simon Dull has given a big reaction to this.
Two no-balls by Rabada
Kagiso Rabada certainly took two wickets while bowling for the Punjab Kings team in the match. However, he spent as many as 52 runs while bowling 4 overs. During this he bowled 2 no-balls and 2 wides. On this ground in Mohali, the batsmen of the Lucknow Super Kings team were literally crushed by the bowlers of Punjab. Rabada gave them two free-hits. Apart from Rabada, Gurnoor Brar also bowled twice over the line. However, he is a young player, while an experienced player like Rabada did so, raising eyebrows.
Rabada picks up the second wicket and it’s the big wicket of Kyle Mayers.
— IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) April 28, 2023
What did you say?
Former New Zealand cricketer and commentator Simon Doull gave Rabada a good word for his second no-ball in the match on Friday. On the fifth ball of the 16th over, Rabada gave Lucknow a free-hit with a no-ball. Also, cost an extra run. He then bowled the next ball wide and scored a run off the next ball.
Commenting on Star Sports, Dull said, “This is an unacceptable transaction. You are an international bowler.” Speaking further, Dull said, “He always does this. He tries to go forward and even on the right ball he is only an inch behind the line.”
In this match, Punjab won the toss and decided to bowl. This decision was completely wrong by the Lucknow batsmen. This time, Lucknow had set up a huge mountain of 257 runs losing 5 wickets in the stipulated 20 overs. Chasing this challenge, the Punjab team could only score 201 runs in 19.5 overs losing all wickets. So Lucknow won this match by 56 runs. Also, secured second place in points table. (ipl 2023 simon doull angry on fast bowler kagiso rabada no ball in pbks vs lsg match)