GT vs RR: Rashid Khan wants to play his signature 'snake shot' in IPL 2022 final

GT vs RR: Rashid Khan wants to play his signature ‘snake shot’ in IPL 2022 final

GT will play RR in final match of IPL 2022.

Rashid Khan
Rashid Khan (Photo Source: Twitter)

The new entrants Gujarat Titans star all rounder Rashid Khan has performed exceptionally well in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022. The right-handed batter invented a shot, which he named ‘Snake Shot’. The right-handed batter whips the ball by going deep inside the crease and hits flat maximums.

The Afghanistan spinner has now said that he gets a lot of queries from his fans about his snake shot and emphasized the fact that he wants to execute the unqiue shot during final match of IPL against Rajasthan Royals (RR). The ace all rounder also revealed that he practices that shot a lot.

The believed that I would be able to perform: Rashid Khan speaks about the confidence shown by GT franchise in him

“I batted a bit higher than where I was batting before. The other thing is confidence. It is given by the coaching staff, the captain and all the players. They believed I would be able to perform. That is the kind of energy you need as a player and that has been given to me,” Rashid was quoted as saying by India Today.

“There are more batting practice sessions for me, batting more than before and the belief that everyone has on me, that this guy can deliver and score some runs for the team, crucial runs. I always had that belief that I can score those 20-25 runs for the team at the end, if the team needs,” he added.

Playing his fifth IPL season, Rashid is a superstar in the toughest franchise based league. In IPL 2022, Rashid is currently placed ninth in the list of the highest wicket-takers with 18 wickets. The leg-spinner has been quite economical as well, giving away runs at an economy of 6.73.

As mentioned above, the Titans will take on the Royals from Rajasthan in final match of the tournament. The match will be played at the Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad on May 29 (Sunday). Both teams will want to give their full eff0rts and lift the cup.