Read how Yuzvendra Chahal turned the match for Rajasthan Royals:
In the thriller nail-biter match between Rajasthan Royals and Kolkata Knight Riders; Sanju Samson & co. turned the match for them with the likes of Jos Buttler in the batting while Yuzi Chahal in the bowling departments.
After winning the toss KKRs skipper invited Royals to bat first, where Royals marked their half victory by scoring 217 runs. Inform batsmen and orange cap holder Jos Buttler scored his second century of the Tata IPL 2022, scored 103 runs off 61 balls with 9 fours & 5 sixes. On the other hand, he got some little supports from his batting partners Paddikal, Samson & then Hetmyer to build a huge total.
While chasing this total KKR started well with Finch scoring 58 off 28 balls while Shreyas Iyer anchored innings till the death overs scored 85 runs off 51 balls with 7 fours & 4 sixes. No batter could pass thirties except these two. Despite having such a strong batting order KKR collapsed against the mystery spinners.
Yuzi Chahal first striked against Nitish Rana who was getting in groom while Ravi Ashwin got a golden victory and caught Andre Russell on his very first ball. Without wasting much time Yuzi Chahal brought a memorable & historical over of the IPL. Where he had a chance of taking hattrick twice while took in the second time.
He took 4 wickets in his last over and turned the match completely in Rajasthan’s favour. Though Umesh Yadav tried hard to make it to the chase but lack of wickets hit them in the end. And Kolkata Knight Riders got all-out o 210 runs and fell short by 7 runs.
RR– 217-5 (Jos Buttler 103, S Samson 38, Narine 2-21)
KKR– 210-10 (Shreyas Iyer 85, Finch 58, Y Chahal 5-40)