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R Ashwin Retired Out was retired against Lucknow Supergiants, said this move is being used of late, now many people will use it
R Ashwin I think the Indian Premier League (IPL 2022) Already using retired out as a strategic move of late and first time Indian spinner (R Ashwin) Hope to see more like this in future. Ashwin came out to bat at number six for Rajasthan Royals against Lucknow Super Giants on Sunday but left the field after two balls in the 19th over, leaving Riyan Parag at the crease. Ashwin retires out (R Ashwin Retired Out) Scored 28 runs in 23 balls before being shot.
Ashwin said on his YouTube channel, ‘T20 as a game is going towards where football has reached. The way substitute players are used in football, I did (retired out) in the same way. We are already late in this, but I believe a lot will be seen in the coming days. ‘ He said, ‘I don’t think it will be a stain like running out to a player standing at the non-striker’s end. ,
Retired out move will not always work: Ashwin
Ashwin feels that the retired out move may not always work. “Sometimes it may work and sometimes it may not,” he said. In football these things happen all the time and we haven’t fully entered T20 cricket. This is the game of the millennium. This is the next generation game. ‘ Ashwin said, ‘Rather you will see in football that Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo often score goals. But their team’s goalkeeper should always save the goal and their defenders should always defend well. Only then will Messi or Ronaldo be in the headlines. ‘ He could not hit the boundary in the last over so Ashwin thought it would be better to make way for Parag.
Ashwin retired for Riyan Parag
Ashwin said, ‘It was just a strategic move. Rather Riyan Parag was batting very well and when (K) Gautam’s (16th) over came to an end I gave myself some time – five to six balls – to see if I could hit a six or two boundaries. ‘ He said, ‘I tried to hit and could not time it properly. But a player like Riyan Parag who was sitting in the dugout with only 10 balls left. Had he come and hit two sixes, we could have scored well. It was a strategic decision. Ashwin was also the first player to be run out at the non-striker’s end in the IPL, creating a controversy in 2019 by dismissing Jos Buttler in a similar fashion.