IPL 2021: Heart was beating fast before the last over, says Arshdeep Singh after match-winning spell vs RR

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RR vs PBKS, IPL 2021: Arshdeep Singh took 3 wickets for 35 runs, including that of RR skipper Sanju Samson, to tilt the lucifer successful Punjab Kings' favour astatine the Wankhede Stadium successful Mumbai connected Monday.

Punjab Kings pacer Arshdeep Singh defended 13 runs successful the past implicit vs RR (Courtesy- Punjab Kings Twitter)


  • Arshdeep Singh finished arsenic the prime of the bowlers with 3 for 35 from 4 overs
  • Arshdeep bowled the last implicit and successfully defended 13 runs against RR
  • The program was elemental and it was to execute six balls wide extracurricular off: Arshdeep

Arshdeep Singh is lone successful his 3rd twelvemonth successful the Indian Premier League but the 22-year-old has already bowled immoderate match-winning spells for Punjab Kings and helium did it again connected Monday nighttime successful their 4-run triumph implicit Rajasthan Royals successful a high-scoring humdinger successful Mumbai.

Arshdeep took 3 wickets for 35 runs successful his 4 overs, including that of RR skipper Sanju Samson, to tilt the lucifer successful Punjab's favour. Samson's 119 went successful vain arsenic RR failed to pursuit down 222 successful 20 overs astatine the Wankhede Stadium.

Samson took the lucifer to the precise extremity but inactive ended up connected the losing broadside contempt mounting the grounds for the highest people by a subordinate connected captaincy debut.

PBKS had the worst grounds among each teams successful the decease overs successful IPL 2020 and they struggled erstwhile again successful this crippled arsenic RR needed 48 disconnected the last 4 with Samson connected song. It was lone Arshdeep who kept his nerves adjacent arsenic the remainder of the bowlers got a existent hammering astatine the hands of the RR skipper.

Samson brought up his 3rd IPL 100 disconnected 54 and kept getting the large shots with occurrence adjacent arsenic helium kept losing partners astatine the different end. With 13 needed from the last over, Rahul handed the shot implicit to Arshdeep, who managed 0, 1, 1, 6, 0 and Samson's wicket disconnected the last shot to triumph the lucifer for Punjab.

He described his emotions aft the match, revealing however accelerated his bosom was beating earlier bowling the last over.

"Now it is beating beauteous good. Before the past over, it was beating beauteous fast. The program was elemental and it was to execute six balls wide extracurricular off. I tried to york him. The lone happening helium could get was a four. But helium got nether 1 of those.

"But inactive the program was to execute the same. The unit and the skipper person been precise supportive. They were telling maine successful the signifier game, what relation I request to play. That truly helps the confidence.

"The signifier was truly bully successful the 20 implicit tourney (Syed Mushtaq Ali). The shot was coming retired nicely. We person a knack of playing adjacent games. Good to get those 2 points," Arshdeep said connected Star Sports.