Abu Dhabi: Lockie Ferguson turned the match in favor of Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) with his superb bowling and beat Hyderabad (SRH). After the match, he says that his most favorite moment was to dismiss Sunrisers Hyderabad captain David Warner on the very first ball of the super over.
The New Zealand pacer bowled Abdul Samad to the yorker after Warner was bowled in the super over and conceded only two runs. Earlier, he took three wickets for Sunrisers Hyderabad. When asked about the favorite wicket in the match, he said, ‘David Warner got out at the start of the super over’.
He said, ‘It is fantastic to have Eoin Morgan who is quite calm and I definitely had my own plan which worked throughout the match. It was a very good win on a difficult wicket. After the efforts of the batsmen, the spectacular performance was good.
Captain Morgan was relieved after the victory, saying, ‘Lockie’s performance in both the stages was excellent. We were trying to win, it did not happen against Mumbai Indians, today we were competitive ‘.
When asked about the final over of Andre Russell, who dragged the match to the super over, Morgan said, “He was gone from the field, we thought he was injured.” He came and he said he can bowl ‘.
He said, ‘He did not start well, but showed great passion by taking him to the super over. He is a superstar player for us. Hopefully we will catch the rhythm after this’.