Y Jaiswal played an outstanding innings of 98* runs from 47 balls (Image Credit:- Twitter)
Yashasvi Jaiswal (98* runs from 47 balls) , Sanju Samson (48* runs from 29 balls) and Yuzvendra Chahal (4/25 in 4 overs) gives Rajasthan Royals comfortable 9 wicket win over Kolkata Knight Riders. After restricting KKR to 149 in 20 overs Rajasthan chased it down in 13.1 overs.
Rajasthan Royals bowlers bowled extremely well to restrict KKR to a below par score. Venkatesh Iyer (57 runs from 42 balls) and Nithish Rana (22 runs from 17 balls) innings helped them to reach 149.
Y Chahal becomes the leading wicket taker in IPL (Image Credit:- Twitter)
Spinner Yuzvendra Chahal becomes the leading wicket taker in IPL by surpassing Dwayne Bravo’s 183 wickets in 161 matches. He achieved this milestone in his 143rd match. He was the pick of the bowlers in this match by picking 4 wickets for 25 runs in his 4 over quota.
Trent Boult (3/15 in 3 overs) , K.M.Asif (1/27 in 3 overs) and Sandeep Sharma (1/34 in 4 overs) are the other wicket takers for Rajasthan.
Y Yaiswal smashed 26 runs in the first over of the chase which was bowled by KKR captain Nithish Rana. He hits the fastest IPL fifty in just 13 balls.
Y Jaiswal and Sanju Samson put together 121 runs for the second wicket (Image Credit:- Twitter)
Y Jaiswal (98* runs from 47 balls) and Sanju Samson (48* runs from 29 balls) put together unbroken 121 runs from just 69 balls for the second wicket to give them an easy win and moves to third in points table.
Jos Buttler 0(3) is the only wicket that falls in RR innings.
Impact Player (KKR):- Suyash Sharma in for Venkatesh Iyer
Player of the Match:- Y Jaiswal (98* runs from 47 balls)
Next Match (12/05/2023):- Mumbai Indians vs Gujarat Titans (07:30 PM , IST)