‘Brainless from Lko..’: Prasad criticises KL Rahul, LSG over poor

Regardless of chasing a low goal of 136 runs towards Gujarat Titans at their dwelling floor of Ekana Cricket Stadium in Lucknow on 22 April, KL Rahul-led Lucknow Tremendous Giants batters could not end the match and misplaced by 7 runs.

At one level of time, LSG wanted 30 to win off the final six overs with eight wickets in hand and skipper KL Rahul already crossed 50, regardless of this, LSG did not chase down a goal of 136.

Starting his batting, Rahul scored 30 runs in his first 12 balls, however then slowed down drastically and hit solely 8 runs off the final 23 deliveries he confronted. AFter the thirteenth over, LSG did not even scored a boundary.

When requested why his group misplaced, KL Rahul stated publish match, “I do not know the way it occurred, however it has occurred. I can not put a finger on the place it went incorrect, however we misplaced 2 factors as we speak, that is cricket.”

“We have been effectively forward within the sport and I wasn’t actually making an attempt to bat deep, I nonetheless wished to play my photographs, tackle the bowlers, however they bowled effectively in that 2-3 over interval by Noor and Jayant. We maybe ought to have taken just a few extra probabilities with wickets in hand,” he added.

Later, whereas criticising Rahul on Twitter, former India quick bowler Venkatesh Prasad didn’t mince his phrase. He wrote, “Bottling a run chase when 30 wanted of 35 balls with 9 wickets in hand requires some baffling batting. Occurred with Punjab in 2020 on few ocassions dropping video games they need to have gained simply. As good as Guj have been with ball & Hardik sensible together with his captaincy, brainless from Lko.”


It’s to be identified that Prasad has been extremely vital of Rahul within the latest previous.

Not solely Prasad, even Virender Sehwag and Harbhajan Singh additionally reacted to the beautiful outcome. Harbhajan even pulled he leg of his former India teammate Ashish Nehra, who heads the Gujarat Titans as coach.


Followin this defeat, LSG missed the possibility to go prime of the IPL factors desk, sitting with eight factors in seven video games, whereas GT have gone to eight factors in six video games and are fourth on the desk.

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