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IPL 2020: Why Marcus Stoinis was carrying the Hulk toy to the post-match presentation?

By Bet Barter

November 9, 2020

Delhi Capitals (DC), on Sunday, November 8, qualified for the much-awaited final of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2020) for the first time in their 13-year history. Delhi Capitals (DC) beat the Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) by 17 runs in Abu Dhabi. One of the main purposes of DC's strength in the match was Australia's Marcus Stoinis.

Stoinis opened the batting for DC and delivered great results as he scored 38 runs off 27 balls with five fours and one six. Alongside Shikhar Dhawan, Stoinis laid the stage for a rankling finish, played at a strike-rate of 140.74.

Rashid Khan shook his woodwork to stop his stay in the ninth over. Stoinis didn't complete there as he got three important wickets when the Sunrisers were chasing 190 in 20 overs. In his first over, he dismissed Priyam Garg and Manish Pandey. The double strike in the fifth over diminished the "Orange Army" to 44 for three in five overs.

In the 17th over, he got the very important wicket of Kane Williamson, who scored 67 runs off 45 balls. He got it done with a spell of 3-0-26-3. It wasn't unexpected that he was pronounced as the Player of the Match for his side. He showed his class both with the bat and ball. Aside from his performance on the field, the 31-year-old likewise got the spotlight when he was seen carrying a Hulk toy figure.

Stoinis loves to celebrate like Hulk after getting wickets

The man from Perth admires Hulk as a motivation. Hulk in the famous character made by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby. A green superhuman beast highlighted in Marvel Comics.

Marcus Stoinis loves to celebrate like Hulk after he gets wickets. He helped his group set up the finals clash with Mumbai Indians (MI) next Tuesday. Stoinis has 352 runs to go with 12 wickets in his name in the IPL 2020.

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