Quinton de Kock forgot to alter his coaching trouser in the course of the innings break.
After the win over KKR, MI have moved to the highest of the factors desk.
Mumbai Indians (MI) registered an emphatic-win over Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) on the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Friday. Quinton de Kock top-scored for the Rohit Sharma-led facet as he smashed an unbeaten 78 off simply 44 deliveries.
Nonetheless, the wicketkeeper-batsman of the four-time title winners was the speaking level for an additional hilarious motive which has left the followers in splits. After proscribing KKR to 148/5 within the first innings, MI openers – Rohit and De Kock – walked out to bat.
It was solely a 15-minute innings break, and plainly QDK forgot to alter his coaching trouser. He got here out to bat in his coaching joggers itself and was informed about the identical by his teammates solely after he was within the center.
De Kock was left confused after he was knowledgeable about it and the southpaw did his finest to cowl his coaching pant. This left Rohit in splits as nicely and couldn’t management himself on the sphere.
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After scoring simply 48 runs within the first 4 matches, De Kock has discovered his contact tallying 221 within the subsequent 4. In the course of the post-match ceremony, de Kock revealed the truth that he was not capable of end the final recreation spurred him to remain until the top and information MI over the road.
“I used to be upset at not ending it off final recreation, Mahela had a phrase to us – he retains us in verify, in focus, it’s good to have such individuals round. I’ve performed sufficient to not assume an excessive amount of concerning the preserving – everybody does drop catches and I’m not any completely different. I’m engaged on some points of the preserving, however I feel I can maintain bettering on that side of the sport,” the Proteas star stated.
De Kock additional opened up about his leg-side shot and stated it’s the very best shot he has in his armoury.
“To be trustworthy, I’m not very certain – it’s the very best shot I’ve in my armoury. I prefer to play it and it’s good when it comes off. It’s all about preserving my steadiness, I don’t work an excessive amount of on the cross-bat pictures, it’s vital to remain within the line whereas taking part in these.”