Shivam Dube goes all guns blazing against former team RCB, slams quickfire 46 to return to form • InsideSport
RCB vs RR in IPL 2021: Shivam Dube goes all guns blazing against former team RCB, slams quickfire 46 to return to form- Rajasthan Royal’s allrounder Shivam Dube on Thursday played his best innings in the IPL. He dominating the RCB bowling lineup when the big guns like David Miller and Sanju Samson failed to perform. With the spectacular innings comprising 5 boundaries and 2 sixes, Dube ensured that he recovered RR after they were tottering at 18/3 during the powerplay overs. In his 46 runs innings, Dube also shared a fifty partnership for the 5th wicket.
There was no stopping the former RCB player. He used his experience of playing the RCB bowler in the nets in the last couple of seasons. His fine knocks comprised several unbelievable strokes.
The 27-year-old also returned to form with his key innings. He had managed scores of 14, 9 and 12 runs in the previous matches.
Dube was bought for Rs 4.4 crore this season after RCB decided to release him ahead of IPL 2021 squad. In absence of big players like Ben Stokes and Jofra Archer, RR is heavily reliant on his performances in their bid to second IPL title.
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