In the game between Punjab Kings and Mumbai Indians on Tuesday, an interesting incident took place. Mumbai Indians withdrew a genuine run-out appeal against KL Rahul. The reason for it won the hearts of many. In this article, we talk more about the incident in which Mumbai Indians decided to withdraw KL Rahul run-out appeal in Krunal Pandya‘s over.
Mumbai Indians withdraw KL Rahul run-out appeal
In recent years, KL Rahul happens to be one of the best batsmen in the league. Hence, teams chalk out plans to get him out. Especially, with the situation that the team is in, Mumbai Indians would be desperate to get the Punjab Kings skipper out. However, they let go of an opportunity, although it was genuine.
The defending champions win hearts after the gesture
In IPL, most players try to save the spirit of the game. However, in the heated intensity, a few things could go wrong. On Tuesday, despite being in a difficult spot, Mumbai Indians won the hearts of many with their solid gesture. This will surely help them win a few points in the Fair Play Awards table.
— Abhinav. (@Abhicricket18) September 28, 2021
— ᧁꪖꪊ᥅ꪖꪜ (@ImGS_08) September 28, 2021
What a gesture by @ImRo45& @krunalpandya24 by saying no to umpire for checking run-out appeal cos @klrahul11 is getting hurt by ball👍🏻🤘🏻Advertisement
True sportsmanship 💫💫.#OneFamily #MIvPBKS#Ipl2021 #MumbaiIndians pic.twitter.com/4fHv0EHX01
— प्रज्वल प्रसन्न पाटील (@prajwalppatil) September 28, 2021
— امت AMIT CHAUDHARY (@amit_tweet) September 28, 2021
Krunal and Rohit withdraw the run-out appeal on his last delivery after the ball hit KL Rahul 🙌🏻
— Huvishk Surwade (@HuvishkH) September 28, 2021
Meanwhile, Mumbai Indians will be desperate to put on a string of wins. Punjab Kings will also hope to do the same. Only this can help them reach the playoffs.