Karthik Mocked on Twitter as He Denies Krunal a Crucial Single
India’s tour to New Zealand didn’t end on a desired note as the visitors slumped to a four-run defeat in the third and final T20I to concede the series 1-2.
Despite a 63-run stand from Dinesh Karthik and Krunal Pandya for the seventh-wicket, India couldn’t reach the target of 213.
India eventually went on to lose the match as India managed two singles and a six of the last three balls.
Karthik's decision drew criticism online as well as from on-air commentator Gautam Gambhir, who slammed Karthik for denying Krunal the run, despite the latter slamming a six off the last ball of the previous over.
Here’s a look at how Karthik faced flak on Twitter for his decision: