Punjab Kings competed against Kolkata Knight Riders in their second match of the league. The match is occurring at the Wankhede Stadium , Mumbai. The Punjab based group dominated their first match of the edition while Kolkata have won 1 out of the 2 games that they played.
While batting first, The Punjab Kings bowled out for 137 runs. Umesh Yadav was the most effective bowler for the KKR, He took 4 wickets and was given the Purple cap after the match. Bhanuka Rajapaksa, The Sri Lankan hitter scored 31 runs off only 9 deliveries.
Kagiso Rabada and Odean Smith gave Punjab the completion, That they required after the batting line-up frustrated them.
On the fifth ball of the ninth over, Umesh Yadav, The essential KKR pacer took wicket of Liam Livingstone with a slower ball. The Indian pacer bowled a delivery with the moderately more extensive line and the English batsman looked totally astonished. Until He could pass judgment on the speed of the delivery , It was past the point of no return.
On the following delivery of the over, Livingstone attempted to clear the long off district yet he confounded the shot and the long off defender Tim Southee effectively figured out how to get the ball. The English batsman needed to get back to the changing area without setting up a decent score.
— Sam (@sam1998011) April 1, 2022