VIDEO: Small firecracker-big explosion, Ayush Badoni hit consecutive sixes in the last over, the world kept watching
rocked last year
Along with explosive batting, Ayush Badoni is also a right arm off break bowler. In 13 matches of the year 2022, he scored a total of 161 runs with a half-century. Last year, when Lucknow Supergiants mentor Gautam Gambhir decided to include him in the playing XI, he had not even played ‘List A’ and ‘First Class’ cricket, but had played for Sri Lanka for the India Under-19 team. He definitely had an unbeaten inning of 185 runs in the Youth Test match against India. In the Under-19 Asia Cup final held in the year 2018, he had played an inning of 52 runs off 28 balls.
Meyers ruckus in debut match
The team brought in ‘impact player’ Krishnappa Gautam to play the last ball, who hit it for a six. The Lucknow team lost two wickets in the last five overs and added 66 runs. Krunal Pandya remained unbeaten after scoring 15 runs. Before Ayush Badoni, opener Kyle Meyers for Lucknow Supergiants played a half-century innings of 73 runs, taking full advantage of the life he got at the score of 14 runs. Lucknow’s innings was full of sixes. His batsmen hit 16 sixes and just five fours. Apart from Meyers, Nicholas Pooran contributed 36 runs. Akshar Patel (1/38) bowled well for Delhi.