Shimron Hetmyer… Whenever this player’s name is mentioned in the history of IPL, the hearts of cricket fans will be filled with pride. Yes, Shimron Hetmyer has once again achieved a big feat. In the 27th match of IPL played against Punjab Kings, Rajasthan Royals needed 10 runs to win in the last 4 balls, but Hetmyer finished the match in 3 balls. He won the match by hitting a six on the fifth ball of the 20th over. His brilliant batting has created a stir in the corridors of cricket.

Such was the thrill of the last over.

Rajasthan needed 10 runs to win in the last over. Punjab Kings’ acting captain Sam Curran expressed confidence in Arshdeep Singh. Arshdeep started with a dot ball on the first ball. After this he bowled the second ball, a wide yorker, on which Shimron could not score any runs. It seemed that Punjab Kings would win the match, but fans knew that the real thrill was still there as Shimron Hetmyer stood in front. Now it was the turn of the third ball.

Hit brilliant shots One after another Shimron took advantage of the length of the third ball and took it straight to the bat and hit it towards long on. This ball went straight to the boundary rope. After this six the stadium was filled with enthusiasm. Now Royals needed 4 runs in 3 balls. Hetmyer also tried to cross the boundary with the fourth ball, but Sam Curran stopped the ball at deep midwicket. However, by then Hetmyer had taken 2 runs.

Royals won a close match

Now competition has become very tough. Royals needed 2 runs in 2 balls to win. In the face-to-face battle, the heartbeats of both the teams started increasing, then Arshdeep came to bowl the fifth ball. Hetmyer picked up this full toss ball near his waist and hit a crushing six towards square leg. With this brilliant six, Royals won this thrilling match by 3 wickets. In this match, Hetmyer hit 1 four and 3 sixes in 10 balls and scored unbeaten 27 runs at a strike rate of 270. With this win, Rajasthan Royals have reached the top of the points table with 10 points. Royals have lost only one match out of 6 so far. Their next match will be against KKR on 16 April.