Mumbai Indians’ opening batsman and wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock put up an ideal efficiency with the bat on Friday evening, scoring a 44-ball 78 to guide his group to an eight-wicket win over Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR).
However if you happen to ask group head coach Mahela Jayawardene, his present on the batting crease wasn’t precisely good.
In a video launched by the Mumbai Indians on Twitter, the previous Sri Lanka batsman is seen telling De Kock to keep away from batting in apply pants which the South African did on Friday.
“Aside from Quinny going and batting together with his apply pants, every part else was fairly first rate,” he mentioned throughout a post-match pep speak within the group camp, leaving others in splits.
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“Okay, so do not try this once more as a result of the advertising and marketing guys are going nuts, individuals went nuts as nicely. If it really works, it really works however we’ll type one thing else,” he mentioned to De Kock.
De Kock needed to decrease his jersey through the innings to cover the orange strip on the apply pants.
Jayawardene then went on to reward the group. “However guys, nicely completed, actually good effort. Fast turnaround. Subsequent recreation’s in Dubai.”
Mumbai Indians lead the factors desk with 12 factors. They’re forward of Delhi Capitals on internet run price.