Needing 16 runs in the last over of the third T20, Karthik did not take a single on the third ball
Indian team lost by 4 runs, lost series 1-2
new Delhi. India had to face defeat by four runs in the last match of the three T-20 series against New Zealand. The defeat was the team India series losing 1-2. In the match played at Hamilton on Sunday, India had to score 16 runs to win in the last over but they could only score 12 runs. Dinesh Karthik did not take a single on the third ball of this over, which he later got criticized. Karthik said on Wednesday, "He believed that he could make six."
Kartik-Kurnool shared 63 runs in 28 balls
"I and Krupal were batting better on the score of 145 for six, we were able to take the match to a place where the bowlers could get pressurized. That I can make a six. " Karthik and Kuralnal shared a 63-run partnership with the last 28 balls.
He said, "As a middle-order batsman, you have to put yourself on the belief that you can put a big shot, during that time you have to trust your partner, though I could not do that at that time. Such things happen. "
Kolkata Knight Riders captain Karthik said in the Indian Premier League (IPL), "If you are successful in putting boundaries someday, then sometimes the bowler performs well, Tim Southey did the best in that match. . "