Rajasthan Royals and Mumbai Indians are up against each other in match number 9 of IPL 2022 at the DY Patil Stadium in Mumbai. Rohit Sharma won the toss and opted to bowl and RR opening batter Jos Buttler looked in supreme form as he smashed Basil Thampi for 26 runs in the third over of the match.
Jos Buttler is one of the most destructive opening batters in the Indian Premier League. The English batter opened the batting for his franchise Rajasthan Royals in match number 9 of IPL 2022. He looked in supreme form as he smashed Mumbai Indians bowler Basil Thampi for 26 runs in the third over of the game.
During Basil Thampi's first over, Jos Buttler smashed the fast bowler for a monstrous six-over mid-wicket to give his side a massive boost in the powerplay of the game. Jos Buttler struck 3 sixes and 2 boundaries against Basil Thampi in that over leaving fans and commentators in awe.
Here is how Twitter reacted:
Monster hit by JOS the BOSS
Six hitting capability of #JostheBoss is of another level 💪! Who need to know 10 different shots for 10 different balls if you can hit the any ball in your V . @josbuttler now has the highest strike rate in powerplay in IPL . @rajasthanroyals@mipaltan #IPL2022 #MIvsRR @ImRo45 pic.twitter.com/4qwgdYdkfc— Sharan (@Sharan2233) April 2, 2022
What a beaty by Jos Buttler
Gotta get new set of ball box for him!
Out of the park!
Shagun six from @josbuttler! 101m 💪— Nimai D'Souza (@nimai05) April 2, 2022
Oh my Lord! Where has it landed😳
101M six by Jos Buttler. pic.twitter.com/ItmGzKTXTI— Mufaddal Vohra (@mufaddal_vohra) April 2, 2022
Big one from this boy!💪
Man with mass hitting!