There have been various occurrences in the IPL 2019 till now where the safeguards have not been ousted in spite of the ball hitting the stumps and the most recent one occurred amid the match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals on Sunday.
Chris Lynn got an inside edge and the ball cut the leg stump yet the safeguards were not ousted. Kulkarni couldn't trust his karma as the ball fled for four byes and it was an immense respite for the Australia batsman.
This was the second time in two days that the safeguards were not removed even after the ball hit the stumps,
MS Dhoni nearly delivered an unfathomable bit of play to dispose of KL Rahul amid Chennai Super Kings' 22-run prevail upon Kings XI Punjab on Saturday yet was denied in the most far-fetched way.
Amid the thirteenth over, Rahul attempted to take a solitary on the fourth conveyance from Ravindra Jadeja by protecting the ball towards the leg side. Dhoni kept running towards the ball rapidly and flicked it towards the stumps in a flicker of an eye.
The ball associated with the stumps however the safeguards didn't fall off. Replays demonstrated that Rahul was way out of his wrinkle when the ball hit the stumps. The light went off too yet the safeguards stayed put.
Prior in the match, Steve Smith's difficult 58-ball unbeaten 72 impelled Rajasthan Royals to an unobtrusive 139/3 against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur on Sunday.
KKR bowlers were not among the wickets, yet they bowled in a trained way at a great economy rate to limit their rivals to a normal aggregate. Aside from Smith, Jos Buttler contributed with 37 as the two sewed a vital second wicket remain of 72 runs.