Kolkata beat Rajasthan Royals
Rajasthan scored 15 runs for the loss of five wickets in 20 overs.
New DelhiKolkata Knight Riders won the IPL-T20 cricket tournament by seven wickets on Monday with the help of Rinku Singh and Nitish Rana. In IPL-2022, Kolkata will take on Rajasthan Royals at Mumbai’s Wankhede Stadium on Monday. After inviting Rajasthan to bat first, Kolkata did not allow the Sanju Samson-led team to score big. With the help of Sanju Samson’s 4 runs, Rajasthan scored 19 runs for the loss of five wickets in the stipulated 20 overs.
In reply, Kolkata won the match by scoring 18 runs in 19.1 overs. Kolkata managed to win after five defeats in a row. The target was 12 against Kolkata and the team easily overcame it. In which the batting of Nitish Rana and Rinku Singh was important. The team lost Aaron Finch’s wicket for 16 runs. While Baba Inderjit scored 15 runs and gathered the pavilion. Skipper Shreyas Aiyar hit three fours and a six off six balls. However, the batting of Nitish Rana and Rinku Singh was the center of attraction.
The Jade did not give the Rajasthan bowlers a chance later and led the team to victory. The Jade had an unbroken partnership of 3 runs. Rana played an unbeaten 3-run innings off 2 balls with two sixes and three fours. While Rinku Singh hit an unbeaten 4 off 9 balls with the help of six fours and a six. For Rajasthan, Trent Bolt, the famous Krishna and Kuldeep Sen were one wicket each. Kolkata Knight Riders won the toss and elected to bat first against Rajasthan Royals.
Rajasthan’s batting was good but they were able to score a big score. Skipper Sanju Sams batted brilliantly and with the help of his innings, Rajasthan Royals scored 15 runs for the loss of five wickets in 20 overs. The team had a bad start. Devdutt Padikkal was dismissed for two off five balls. The team lost its first opener by seven runs in 4.1 overs. Inform opener Jace Butler and skipper Sanju Sams later took over. The Jade had a 2-run partnership. Butler could not play big innings.ssss