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IPL 2022: Umesh Yadav, Andre Russell Star As KKR Thrash PBKS To Go Top Of Table

Kolkata Knight Riders vs Punjab Kings: The Kolkata team won the match between the Punjab Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. Super Victory by 6 wickets. The match ended with Russell having 33 balls to spare. Russell, who played just 31 balls, struck out 8 sixes and 2 fours and was unbeaten on 70. Shreyas Iyer also excelled as captain. He hit 26 off 15 balls with 5 fours. Sam Billings is also Same to Same. He was unbeaten on 24 off 23 balls with one six and one four. Ajinkya Rahane scored 12 runs.

Kolkata Knight Riders won the toss and elected to bowl in the match played at Wankhede Stadium. With that, the Punjab batsmen got down to batting. Only Rajapaksa excelled in the Punjab team. He batted devastatingly with 3 sixes and 3 fours in 9 balls and scored 31 runs. Rabada scored 25 off 16 balls. Lovingstone (19), Dhawan (16) hit. Punjab lost 10 wickets in 18 overs and scored 137 runs to put Kolkata ahead with a target of 138 runs.

The Kolkata Knight Riders, who entered the ring with a target of 138, were dusted off from the start of the match. Except Venkatesh Iyer and Nitish Rana .. The other five players showed the next level game. Not to mention Ira Russell though. Created a storm with devastating batting. 8 sixes, 2 fours. Baboy made the Punjab bowlers look like. He scored 70 off just 31 balls and remained unbeaten. He reached the target in 14.3 overs and gave the team a spectacular victory. Shreyas Iyer (26), Sam Billings (24) and Ajinkya Rahane (12) were also superb in Kolkata’s victory.

The Kolkata Knight Riders bowlers also wreaked havoc. With their aggressive bowling, the Punjab batsmen came in and took wickets in a row. Umesh 4, Southee 2, Shivam Mavi, Narine, Russell took one wicket each.

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