THIS is the unbelievable second Nicholas Pooran “defies physics” with a merely sensational little bit of fielding to cease a sure six.
Twitter went into meltdown over the jaw-dropping boundary dive and Indian icon Sachin Tendulkar referred to as it “one of the best save I’ve seen in my life”.
Pooran goes airborne to catch what appears to be like like being a sure sixCredit score: Sky Sports activities
He manages to gather the ball in his left handCredit score: Sky Sports activities
Pooran then has to get the ball again in play earlier than he hits the turfCredit score: Sky Sports activities
Amazingly he flung the ball backwards whereas nonetheless flying by way of the airCredit score: Sky Sports activities
Kings XI Punjab hero Pooran is seen leaping full size over the rope at huge long-on.
Along with his physique absolutely outstretched, West Indies batsman Pooran, 24, manages to catch Rajasthan Royals star Sanju Samson’s enormous hit and flick the ball into play earlier than touchdown again to earth.
It regarded for all of the world like Samson would file a six however in the long run made simply two runs.
The superior fielding within the eighth over of the IPL conflict went viral rapidly and led to a mass of reward for Pooran’s talent.
A kind of was famed South African star Jonty Rhodes, broadly considered the best fielder of all time.
He’s additionally Kings XI’s fielding coach.
And in reply to Tendulkar’s tweet, Rhodes posted: “When the #godofcricket @sachin_rt says it’s, then there actually is NO query about it being THE finest save, EVER.
“Incredible work by @nicholas_47 who impressed the remainder of the @lionsdenkxip fielders to placed on 1 of one of the best defensive fielding shows I’ve ever seen #proudcoach.”
Pooran, on the left, with West Indies team-mate Shimron HetmyereCredit score: AP:Related Press
Former England hero Kevin Pietersen mentioned on commentary: “No manner, that’s unbelievable!”
Australia legend Shane Warne tweeted: “I do not assume I’ve ever seen a greater save within the subject than this effort in final evening’s sport!
“That is one of the best ever – nicely performed younger man! Simply fantastic stuff!”
Former England star James Taylor mentioned: “That’s the finest piece of fielding you may ever seen from Pooran! Wow!”
Vastly standard Indian cricket commentator Harsha Bhogle wrote: “Pooran has simply produced one of many biggest fielding saves I’ve ever seen.
“That was virtually two yards over the rope and to drag it again… Wow!”
Sadly for Pooran and his team-mates the Royals went onto win by 4 wickets after finishing the very best profitable run chase in IPL historical past.