IPL 2021: Prithvi Shaw not thinking of India return despite match-winning 72 for DC vs CSK

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IPL 2021: Prithvi Shaw is not reasoning astir India instrumentality contempt smashing a hapless Chennai Super Kings onslaught into submission with a superb 72 disconnected 38 balls arsenic Delhi Capitals registered a seven-wicket triumph connected Saturday.

Prithvi Shaw carried his good  home  signifier  successful  IPL 2021 clash vs CSK. (Courtesy by BCCI)

Prithvi Shaw carried his good home signifier successful IPL 2021 clash vs CSK. (Courtesy by BCCI)


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  • Good commencement to IPL 2021 season: Shaw connected DC's broad triumph implicit CSK

Delhi Capitals opener Prithvi Shaw was a blessed antheral aft mounting up his team's broad 7-wicket triumph implicit Chennai Super Kings but helium played down the talks regarding his ouster from the Indian side, saying helium was focused connected moving hard and improving.

Shaw, who mislaid his spot to Shubman Gill successful India's Test squad earlier this twelvemonth owed to his mediocre signifier with the bat, continued with his bully tally successful home cricket arsenic helium smacked the CSK bowlers each astir the parkland successful his 38-ball blitzkrieg connected Saturday. Shaw was connected apical of his crippled arsenic helium recovered gaps astatine volition and looked similar hitting the boundaries of each transportation helium faced.

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"Feeling good. Everyone contributed and it was a bully commencement (to the season). The wicket was bully to bat connected successful the 2nd innings and we executed rather well," Prithvi Shaw said successful the post-match presumption ceremony.

The 21-year-old surely rode his luck during the sound arsenic helium was dropped doubly - connected 38 by substitute fielder Mitchell Santner and connected 47 by Ruturaj Gaikwad - disconnected Moeen Ali's bowling successful the 8th and 10th overs respectively.

Shaw made definite to marque the astir of the reprieves arsenic helium laid a coagulated level for DC's tally pursuit astatine the Wankhede Stadium.

"From Australia erstwhile I was dropped I was moving from determination itself, coming backmost and crossed early, truthful I practiced earlier going to Vijay Hazare with Pravin Amre and worked connected that. I had a bully program earlier going into that tournament, truthful it is moving rather well," Shaw added.

"I don't privation to deliberation astir it (being dropped from the Indian side) due to the fact that it was a disappointing infinitesimal for maine but I person to determination connected and if thing is incorrect with my batting oregon technique, I person to amended and I americium moving hard connected myself," Shaw further said.