Defending champions Mumbai Indians won comfortably against weakened Rajasthan Royals on Thursday. After losing several players to injury, while few flew back to their country due to increasing coronavirus cases in the country.
Krunal Pandya stole the show with his bat, who was backed by his management after poor run of form. Ishan Kishan was left-out from the side for their clash against the Royals. Nathan Coulter-Nile came in to the side as replacement.
However, Krunal Pandya’s attitude was still not convincing for the fans during the game. The Baroda skipper couldn’t do much with the ball and was not economical once again this season for Mumbai Indians. Although, he did perform well with his bat, coming in early ahead of his brother and Pollard.
Krunal Pandya throws away the moisturizer after using it
Krunal Pandya has once again caught for his poor on-field attitude in IPL. However, the all-rounder had a good day with the bat, after failing to perform in the last five at MCA, Chennai. Krunal was given chance up the order in place of Ishan and Krunal delivered a good knock alongside De Kock.
However, he fails to display good attitude on the field with his fellow cricketers. Krunal needed moisturizer in the middle of the game, while he was batting. All-rounder Anukul Roy came in with the moisturizer for Krunal’s rescue.
However, the reaction from Krunal was not appreciable. The Baroda skipper carelessly threw away the moisturizer towards his teammate, Anukul Roy. This incident has once again added criticism over Krunal Pandya and netizens are also not so happy with his behaviour.
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Fans unhappy with Krunal’s performance as old ‘angry’ picture of him resurfaces
Krunal Pandya once again struggled with the ball against Rajasthan Royals at Delhi. The all-rounder couldn’t deliver a good first-half performance for his franchise, and have away quick runs for the Royals. While, Bumrah was economical considering other bowlers on Thursday.
Krunal Pandya was expensive once again this season and couldn’t grab a wicket as well. His first over went for 12 runs and again came back to bowl at ninth over against Sanju. As a result, the Keralite made use of his over and got the run-rate going. Krunal Pandya gave away 31 runs in 3 overs.
However, the netizens didn’t like the reaction of Krunal’s, after showing his face to fellow teammates. They merged a angry photo of his from Punjab Kings clash and Rajasthan Royals in to a meme. Here’s how netizens reacted to it:
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