Mumbai: In IPL 2021, Chennai Super Kings defeated Punjab Kings by 6 wickets. Deepak Chahar was the hero of this match. He wreaked havoc on the Punjab batsmen. Chahar took 4 wickets for just 13 runs in his 4 overs. Chahar took the wickets of big players like Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle, Nicholas Puran and Deepak Hooda. This is Chahar’s best performance in IPL.
However, it was not easy for Deepak Chahar, who was facing criticism. But Chahar has given a befitting reply in his own style.
Chahar’s befitting reply to critics
Cricketers often say that they are not affected by criticisms on social media but Chahar has spoken openly on this. He told that a fan on his social media page wrote that Chennai Super Kings should remove him from the next match.
Chahal told the official website of the IPL, ‘Here the expectations are very high and you have to do well in every match. So this performance for the person who made this comment and if I had not played, it might not have come.
Chahar admitted that help from the pitch proved beneficial for him. He said, ‘Looking at today’s wicket and today’s performance, I should say that Vanakhede is my favorite ground because you get it from the pitch right from the beginning’.
Ravi Shastri praised
He also received praise from National Head Coach Ravi Shastri for this performance of Deepak Chahar.
Shastri tweeted, ‘Facts proved. Swing in both ways with control can give the best performance. Great bowling. fabulous’.