Kolkata Knight Riders on Sunday (April 9) sealed a sensational win over defending champions Gujarat Titans. KKR youngster Rinku Singh stole the show for his side after his brilliant last over thriller at the Narendra Modi Stadium. Not only did he earned the praise from his teammates and cricketers present at the stadium, but several other cricketers also dropped in words of praise for KKR star boy .
However, KKR regular skipper Shreyas Iyer is not part of the IPL 2023, but he was seen watching the match on the sidelines. A video of Iyer celebrating his franchise’s win over Gujarat Titans is going viral. Soon after Rinku Singh smashed Yash Dayal off 31 runs in the last over, Iyer can be seen jumping in joy seen this performance.
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Apart from this, Iyer also video called Rinku Singh after his unbeaten knock of 48 runs off 21 deliveries. However, the video of this interaction is still not available, the pictures of Iyer enjoying a moment with his fellow KKR teammate in a video call is doing rounds on the internet.
After KKR’s back-to-back wins, they now sit at the second place with four points from three games. While they lost their tournament opener against Punjab Kings in a rain-curtailed match, the Nitish Rana-led side then beat Royal Challengers Bangalore and Gujarat Titans by 81 runs and 3 wickets respectively.