After helping KKR beat CSK in their IPL match, Rahul Tripathi’s said his “dream come true” as Shah Rukh Khan applauded from the stands
Promoted to open, Rahul Tripathi played a majestic knock of 81 runs to help Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) beat Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the 21st match of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 on Wednesday in Abu Dhabi.
Besides claiming the man of the match award for his 51-ball knock, the 29-year-old also got a chance to meet team co-owner and Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan.
Here are the video footages:
The win helped KKR moved to the third spot in the IPL points table after five matches. They have won three and lost two. They next play Kings XI Punjab on Saturday at the same venue.
At the post-match presentation ceremony, commentator Harsha Bhogle probingly said: “Not a bad evening, is it? Smiled doesn’t go off your face. Shah Rukh is blowing kisses at you. It’s not a bad evening!”