Ruturaj Gaikwad, the orange cap holder of IPL 2021 has not got to a good start in the ongoing IPL season. He has struggled with the bat in every game and has not recorded a single fifty in his overall five appearances in IPL 2022. And, after CSK vs RCB game, the star youngster was spotted getting some important tips from one of the best batsmen in international cricket i-e- Virat Kohli.
Chennai Super Kings finally tasted their first win of the season in the southern derby against Royal Challengers Bangalore. They won the game by 23 runs and Shivam Dube was awarded Man of the Match for scoring a knock of unbeaten 95 runs. He was well supported by veteran cricketer Robbie Uthappa, who smashed 88 runs with the bat.
Virat Kohli motivates CSK Opener
This was the very first occasion when two CSK managed to score above 80 runs in the same game. From RCB, the middle-order did an exceptional job with the bat. But, that was not enough to take Royal Challengers Bangalore over the line.
It was expected that Ruturaj Gaikwad will look to gain his batting form in the 5th game of CSK. But that was not the case as he got lbw to Josh Hazelwood in the 4th over of the innings.
Post-match, Virat Kohli took the responsibility of being a senior Indian cricketer and he was spotted discussing as well as sharing tips with the youngster. The clip very soon got viral on social media and Kohli received lots of praise from the netizens.
Now, the cricket fans will be expecting the dashing CSK opener to click a good knock with the bat in order to mark his strong comeback. Chennai Super Kings will now be taking Gujarat Titans on 17th April and the game is scheduled to be played at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune.