Rahul Tewatia in IPL 2022: The moments in the IPL mega auction this year were astonishing, when there was a competition to buy Rahul Tewatia. In this competition, Gujarat had included him in its side by making the biggest bid for Tevatia. Gujarat had bought Tevatia for 9 crores. Some cricket experts expressed surprise over the decision of the Gujarat think tank to spend such a huge amount on Rahul Teotia. But Tewatia has proved his worth with his stellar performance this season.
Rahul Tewatia’s amazing figures
Rahul Tewatia has scored 179 runs in eight innings of this season with an impressive average of 44.75 and an explosive strike rate of 161.26. . These included 18 fours and 9 sixes. The most important thing is that this all-rounder, who batted at number six for Gujarat, played match-winning innings for his team thrice this season.
Tewatia’s career so far
Rahul Tewatia made his IPL debut in the year 2014. However, till the year 2019, he kept going in and out of the team. From the year 2020, he got a chance to be a part of the playing XI regularly. Till now he has played 57 IPL matches. 700 runs have been registered in his name. His batting average is 26.92 and strike rate is 132.08. At the same time, 32 wickets have come in his bowling so far. The 28-year-old has played 7 first-class and 23 List-A matches in domestic cricket.