Sam Curran did not realise he had taken a hat-trick: Couldn’t hear myself think

first_img scorecard advertisement Sam Curran did not realise he had taken a hat-trick: Couldn’t hear myself thinkIPL 2019: Sam Curran said he could not hear himself think and had no idea he had taken a hat-trick in a frenetic finish in Mohali as KXIP defeated Delhi Capitals in a thriller. No data available! commentarycenter_img graphs view more view less Rajarshi Gupta MohaliApril 2, 2019UPDATED: April 2, 2019 10:00 IST Sam Curran finished with figures of 11 for 4 in Kings XI Punjab’s sensational win over Delhi Capitals in Mohali on Monday (@lionsdenkxip Photo)HIGHLIGHTSSam Curran starred with a hat-trick as KXIP defeated DC by 14 runs Curran was named man-of-the-match after finishing with figures of 4 for 1120-year-old Sam Curran was playing only his 2nd IPL match Sam Curran said he did not realise he had taken a hat-trick in a frenetic finish to a thriller in Mohali as Kings XI Punjab fought back to defeat Delhi Capitals by 14 runs on Monday. KXIP snatched victory from the jaws of defeat as DC lost their last 7 wickets for 8 runs in 17 balls. KXIP vs DC – REPORT | HIGHLIGHTSAnd Curran had a huge role to play with 4 wickets including the 1st hat-trick of the 2019 Indian Premier League. But he did not even realise he had a hat-trick.”I didn’t really know (I had got a hat-trick). The crowd got really loud, I couldn’t hear myself,” Curran said after receiving the man-of-the-match award from Kalli Purie, the Vice Chairperson of the India Today Group. “Ashwin told me to do what I do. Ryan Harris was standing at the third man region. Against the Iocal batters, I had to ask our players, where does he hit. Shami got two amazing overs in the end which helped,” he said.The man of the moment, @CurranSM, takes us through #KXIPvDC | #SaddaPunjab #KXIP #VIVOIPL XI Punjab (@lionsdenkxip) April 1, 2019First HATTRICK of #VIVOIPL 2019 @CurranSMWhat a comeback this from @lionsdenkxipin as they win by 14 runs in Mohali. (@IPL) April 1, 2019On Monday, 20-year-old Sam Curran took a hat-trick in only his 2nd IPL match as Kings XI Punjab won a thriller by 14 runs against Delhi Capitals. Curran had played KXIP’s first match of the 2019 IPL against Rajasthan Royals before being left out for the game against Mumbai Indians.advertisementAgainst Delhi Capitals, Curran replaced Chris Gayle and opened with KL Rahul. He did not get many runs but made a huge impact with the ball picking up 4 for 11 off 2.2 overs.Curran dismissed Harshal Patel in the sixth ball of his 2nd over before removing Kagiso Rabada and Sandeep Lamichhane off the first two balls off his 3rd over and the final over of the match to script a sensational win for KXIP.Sam Curran’s bowling heroics left DC skipper Shreyas Iyer speechless and [email protected] Skipper Shreyas Iyer calls it right at the toss and elects to bowl first against the @lionsdenkxip #KXIPvDC (@IPL) April 1, 2019″Really disappointing. With the way we were going, we came ball to ball and to lose from there, really disappointing. We didn’t play smart cricket and Punjab outplayed us in all the departments. They were really cool and calm in that situation. I am really speechless,” Iyer told the broadcasters after the match.Had it not been for Curran and Mohammed Shami, DC would have stormed away to victory and KXIP skipper R Ashwin credited his pacers for snatching victory from the jaws of defeat.Also See:For sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byAkshay Ramesh Tags :Follow Sam CurranFollow Kings XI Punjab vs Delhi CapitalsFollow IPL 2019Follow Sam Curran hat-trickFollow Indian Premier LeagueFollow Mohammed Shamilast_img read more