On Thursday, the Delhi capitals(DC) won their fifth game this IPL against the Kolkata Knight Riders(KKR). DC opener Prithvi Shaw was in an incredible space, he created history by hitting six fours against Shivam Mavi in the very first over of the innings.
DC moved into the second position in the points table with the win. However, it is Shaw’s innings that has got the cricket world talking. Prithvi Shaw also became the player of the match and shared his thoughts on his innings.
Shaw and Mavi have been playing for many years together in the domestic circle and for the India-A team as well. After the match, both the players were seen sharing great camaraderie. It was great to see the bond that is shared between the two, it shows the spirit of cricket.
Bond of a Lifetime, Mavi & Shaw:
After the match, the cameras caught a glimpse of Mavi interacting with Shaw. Both of them were seen having fun and talking about the game.
After playing a match-winning innings here is what the man of the match Prithvi Shaw had to say about Mavi at the post-match presentation-
“I wasn’t thinking anything, to be honest, was just waiting for the loose balls. I knew where Shivam will bowl, we’ve played (in age-group) together for four-five years”
The Capitals will next play the Punjab Kings on the 2nd of May, hope we see yet another exciting encounter.