Lucknow Super Giants vs Kolkata Knight Riders: In IPL 15, Kolkata Knight Riders competed with Lucknow Super Giants. Kolkata Knight Riders had to face defeat once again in this match. Kolkata’s batsmen could not do anything in this match and the team had to face the seventh defeat. Chasing the score of 177 runs, KKR’s batsmen failed completely and the team was all out after scoring just 101 runs. After which Punjab won this match by 75 runs.
KKR batsmen disappointed
Chasing the score of 177, KKR had a very poor start. Team’s opener Baba Inderjit was dismissed without opening the account. After his dismissal, the team had high hopes from captain Shreyas Iyer but he too could not do much and got out after making 6. After his dismissal, Finch got out after scoring 14 and Rana scored 2. At one point, the team had lost four wickets for only 25 runs.
After this Russell and Rinku Singh carried forward the team’s score. During this, Russell played an innings of 45 runs. After his dismissal, Narine definitely tried to reduce the margin of victory. He got out after scoring 22 runs in 12 balls. After his dismissal, none of the KKR batsmen could do anything special and the entire team was all out for 101 runs in just 14.3 overs. Avesh Khan took three wickets for 19 runs for Lucknow. Apart from him, Holder also took 3 wickets for 31 runs.
Lucknow has shown its power
Due to the excellent batting of Quinton de Kock (50) and Deepak Hooda (41), Lucknow Super Giants set a target of 177 runs to Kolkata Knight Riders in the 53rd match of IPL 2022. Lucknow scored 176 runs in 20 overs for the loss of seven wickets. Andre Russell took two wickets for Kolkata. At the same time, Tim Southee, Sunil Narine and Shivam Mavi took one wicket each.