5-time champions Mumbai Indians have been at their absolute best within the Eliminator, beating Lucknow Tremendous Giants by 81 runs. Notably, batting first, the Rohit Sharma-led facet posted 182 runs on board and in return, Lucknow posted solely 101 runs. MI’s bowling assault completely rattled the Krunal Pandya-led facet and that can enhance their confidence forward of Qualifier 2 the place they tackle Gujarat Titans.
In the meantime, after the completion of the match, MI pacer Sandeep Warrier posted a photograph trolling Naveen-Ul-Haq for his earlier feedback on Virat Kohli. The Afghanistan pacer took a number of digs on the former India skipper and likewise posted photos of getting mangoes when Kohli was struggling within the center in opposition to Mumbai Indians on Might 9.
Recreating that, Sandeep Warrier posted a photograph alongside Vishnu Vinod and Kumar Karthikeya after LSG’s exit from the event, the place the three have been posing as Mahatma Gandhi’s three monkeys, and had stored three mangoes on the desk. Though the cricketer later deleted the submit however the screenshot of the identical went viral on varied social media platforms as Virat Kohli followers confirmed a variety of help for Sandeep and his gang.
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Notably, the rivalry between Naveen and Kohli began on Might 1, 2023, when LSG hosted RCB at Ekana Stadium in Lucknow. In the direction of the fag finish of the match, the 34-year-old was noticed having a heated argument with Naveen as umpires tried to cease them within the center. Nonetheless, it accelerated after the match as LSG’s mentor, Gautam Gambhir too acquired concerned in it. Gambhir and Kohli have been ultimately fined 100% of their match charges whereas Naveen was requested to pay 50% of his match charges.
Curiously, the 23-year-old has taken a number of digs at Kohli and at RCB after that incident. After the three-time finalists misplaced to Gujarat Titans (Might 21) and acquired eradicated from the competitors, Naveen uploaded a meme on his Instagram story and likewise tried to humiliate the franchise on a number of events. Nonetheless, that did not affect his efficiency on the pitch because the pacer picked up 4 wickets for LSG in opposition to MI within the Eliminator however that ultimately went in useless as Mumbai have been far superior to Lucknow on Might 24.