Prithvi Shaw and Shikhar Dhawan (Photo Credits: Twitter)
Mumbai Opener Prithvi Shaw, who was removed from the Indian team after a poor performance in Australia, took seven wickets against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) of Delhi Capitals in an IPL 14 match here on Saturday. Played an important role in victory. Prior to this, Shaw made a brilliant performance in the Vijay Hazare Trophy and scored four centuries. Now Shaw has scored a brilliant half-century in the first match of this season of IPL but despite all these successes, he is not thinking about returning to the Indian team yet. CSK vs DC 2nd IPL Match 2021: Shikhar Dhawan and Prithvi Shaw stormed into Chennai Super Kings, Delhi Capitals defeated by 7 wickets
After the match, Prithvi Shaw said, “I am not thinking much about the Indian team right now because being fired from the team was really disappointing. I have moved on from that. I have accepted that my batting technique is lacking and I am First of all, it has to be improved. I have to improve myself while working on it. I cannot make any excuse for this. “
In the match against CSK, the newly appointed captain of Delhi Rishabh Pant decided to bowl first after winning the toss. His team succeeded in stopping his mentor Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s Super Kings for 188 runs and then Shikhar Dhawan (85 runs, 54 balls, 10 fours, 2 sixes) and Prithvi Shaw (72 runs, 38 balls, 9 fours, 3 Sixes) between them for the first wicket partnership of 138 runs, won by seven wickets.
Delhi team reached the final in the last season while the Super Kings could not reach the playoffs. Dhoni’s personal performance against Delhi was also disappointing. He returned to the pavilion without opening an account after playing two balls.
Talking about his comeback innings, Prithvi Shaw said, “We also implemented the plan. After the Australia tour, I went to Praveen (Amre) sir. Discussed my batting and then went home Played matches, which benefited me. I am very happy that I was able to come back. Whatever is lacking in my batting, I am working on it. “