KKR vs SRH, KKR defeated SRH by 6 wickets and the race to playoffs has started in the Vivo IPL 2021.
The Vivo IPL 2021 is heading toward its end which makes each match crucial for every team. One single match could be a decider that who will qualify for the playoffs. The stakes are high and every team wants to save its place in the top 4. However, this is not going to be an easy task, here is what happened in the match played between Kolkata Nights Riders vs Sun Risers Hyderabad.
Match No. – 49 = SRH won the toss and decided to bat first. But their decision seemed to be wrong as Wriddhiman Saha could not score a single run and Jason Roy was caught when he was batting at 10. After losing the initial wickets SRH could not get on the track and they were able to set a target of just 116 runs.
KKR needed to make 116 runs from 120 balls and it was an easy task for them. KKR lost their 1st wicket at a score of 23 when Venkatesh Iyer was caught by KN Williamson. Rahul Tripathi did not score either, KKR lost their two early wickets Shubman Gill managed the collapsing innings of KKR and completed his 50 in 44 balls. Gill’s 50 took KKR towards their victory of SRH and that’s what Dinesh Karthik. He finishes the match with a four and Kolkata Knight Riders has moved a bit closer to the playoffs. After winning this game KKR has 12 however they are still dependent on the performance of other teams.
|Tournament||Vivo IPL 2021|
|Teams||SRH vs KKR|
|Toss||SRH, opted to bat first|
|Date||October 3, 2021|
|Player of the match||Shubman Gill|