Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018 has started and the world is witnessing a cricketing and entertainment marvel like never before. The 2018 edition of one of the biggest cricketing event of the year was launched with a start-studded grand premiere on April 7 with the cricket matches happening as scheduled.
In the IPL 2018 cricket match between Kings XI Punjab and Delhi Daredevils on April 8, Kings XI Punjab defeated Delhi Daredevils by six wickets. Opener KL Rahul made his way to one of the fastest ever half-century in IPL history. He played splendidly by making 51 runs on 16 balls in the match.
While playing a marvelous game, KL Rahul created an unforgettable moment for the co-owner of the team, Preity Zinta.
This is how that moment took place:
While KL Rahul was batting on the field for Kings XI Punjab vs Delhi Daredevils, he had hit a four and a six on the first two balls of the over thrown by bowler Amit Mishra.
During the third ball of the over, Rahul swept into deep fine leg and the ball went straight out of the boundary for a six, after hitting the bat.
After playing this sweep shot, cricketer KL Rahul lost his balance and fell to hit the pitch.
During the fall, it seemed like he was lying on the field all-together.
On the midst of the dramatic six by Rahul, the camera caught the actress and co-owner Preity Zinta’s expression in which was laughing at KL Rahul’s unexpected fall. Although at the same time, she clapped and cheered for the second six by Rahul in the same over.
Apparently, KL Rahul hit 3 fours and 2 sixes on the over by Delhi bowler Amit Mishra, making total 24 runs in just third over.
During the same over, Lokesh Rahul made 51 runs in 14 balls and created a new record of fastest fifty ever in the IPL series.
It was one of the most entertaining matches ever.