- KXIP – 180/8 (20.0)
- CSK – 126/10 (18.0)
Punjab Kings Win By 54 Runs
The 11th match of the IPL 2022 class between two Kings Chennai Super Kings Punjab Kings who came here with two defeats on their back whereas Punjab kings had a 1 win from 2 games, more comfortable coming to this game and confident as well. At the Brabourne stadium of Mumbai Chennai won the toss and decided to bowl first.
They desperately wanted to win this game and batting second seemed to be an easy option on a flat wicket, which offers nothing for the bowlers and also an expectation of some dew coming into the play. They were off to a very good start and took a couple of wickets early on.
Firstly they sent the captain of Punjab Kings Mayank Agarwal to the pavilion and then the brilliance of Mahendra Singh Dhoni got rid of Rajapaksa, he was run out by the magician behind the stumps.
Liam Livingstone’s Magic
It was about time that the world would see the brilliance of Liam Livingston in IPL who has not done justice to his reputation in the IPL yet. Today was the day perhaps when he unleashed he is talent and ability. He is a six-hitter, who likes to smash the ball with a lot of power and brutal force.
Today everyone witnessed his brutality when he scored his first IPL fifty, scoring 60 of 32 balls at number 4 which included 5 sixes and 5 fours. and laid a wonderful platform for Punjab Kings to set a daunting target for Chennai.
Jitesh Sharma Promises Everyone On IPL Debut
Jitesh Sharma was his making IPL debut tonight against Chennai Super Kings scored 26 runs but in these 26 runs, he got the attention of everyone.
He showed his six-hitting ability by striking 3 clean sixes. His inning helped his team score 182 in their 20 overs.
Punjab Perishing The Slow Start
When Shikhar Dhawan and Liam Livingstone were smoking the ball special Liam Livingston. Punjab kings were all set to get 200 Plus they were looking that good. And then they lost wickets in regular intervals and they ended up at 182 which was still a decent score.
Chris Jordan’s First Outing In Yellow Colors
Chris Jordan is known as a special T20 bowler, who got the variety to bowl at the death. He is equally impressive with the new bowl too. He made his debut for Chennai Super Kings tonight.
He represented a few other franchises in the IPL. Before this game, Chennai needed him badly because in the last game as well they needed a death bowler who could assist DJ Bravo. Chris Jordan on his first outing did not disappoint them. He was very good, bowling canny lines and lengths.
His overall bowling figures were 4 overs for 23 runs and two wickets. This is a remarkable bowling effort on a good belter kind of surface.
Fabulous Debut For Vaibhav Arora
IPL is a tournament of opportunities for young players. It gives them the platform to showcase their talent on the bigger stage in nervous situations against top-quality batters. There is where the best is seen and differentiated. In today’s IPL match there was another great debut story written with the name of Vaibhav Arora.
He is a young Domestic fast bowler who got his opportunity to represent Punjab kings and he didn’t disappoint anyone and showed everyone that he has got the potential to compete at this level. His bowling figures included 4 overs, 2 wickets, and 21 runs. A superb start to his IPL career
Chennai Batting In A Disarray
The Chennai Super Kings needed a solid platform to chase 183 but they did not get that. Their top order was rattled by the debutant and KagisoRabada from the opposition side. they got themselves to 38 for 4 at one position.
No one stood up for them it was kind of a very disappointing game with the bat for Chennai. And their batting group was all out in 18 overs at a score of 126.
Not only did Chennai lose this match but they Lost with a bigger margin of 56 runs which could affect their NRR too which could be very valuable at the back end of the tournament.
The only guy who showed some resistance with the bat was ShivamDube. He was the one who was striking the ball very well but he did not get any kind of support from anyone. He kept on losing the partners one after the other and he contributed 57 runs off 30 balls with 6 fours and 3 sixes but it was just not enough.