Hardik vs Krunal: In the 51st match of the IPL, which took place on May 7 at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, India’s Hardik Pandya and Krunal Pandya made history by becoming the first brother duo to compete as captains in IPL. Hardik captained Gujarat Titans (GT), while Krunal led Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) yesterday. Hardik’s team emerged victorious in the match, marking a significant milestone for the younger brother.
During the IPL match between Gujarat Titans (GT) and Lucknow Super Giants (LSG), Krunal Pandya, who was captaining LSG as a stand-in skipper, won the toss and invited Titans to bat first. GT, the defending champions, posted a formidable total of 227 runs. In that match, Wriddhiman Saha scored 81 runs and Shubman Gill 94 runs. The GT bowlers showcased a brilliant performance to limit LSG to 171 runs, securing a massive 56-run victory.
After the match, Hardik Pandya shared a collage of two photos of him and brother Krunal on Social Media. One was an old childhood picture, and the other was a photo from the IPL match on Sunday. Hardik tagged Krunal Pandya and captioned the post,
“Just two young boys from Baroda who never gave up on their dreams,”
— hardik pandya (@hardikpandya7) May 7, 2023
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