Rajasthan Royals’ (RR) all-rounder Rahul Tewatia pulled off a stunning catch to dismiss Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper Virat Kohli. Kohli hit a delivery from Kartik Tyagi to deep midwicket where Tewatia was positioned. The ballw as travelling rapidly to Tewatia’s right but Tewatia caught the ball and then tossed it up giving himself time to step on the boundary line and then come back to take the rebound.
The catch went in vain however, as AB de Villiers launched a brutal assault on the RR bowlers to take his side home in a chase of 178. de Villiers took a liking to Jaydev Unadkat and hit for 25 runs in the 19th over along with Gurkeerat Singh Mann. The South African then finished off the game with a six off Jofra Archer’s last over.
Tewatia pulls off a stunner to dismiss Kohli
Immediately following Tewatia’s catch to dismiss Kohli, Twitter was flooded with memes and posts of appreciation for the former. Here are a few: