It was a must-win recreation for Punjab Kings and so they turned up at their greatest as they defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore by 54 runs.
This win has saved them within the hunt for the final 4 spots. Mayank Agarwal was a cheerful captain as he mentioned that his group was sensible with the bat.
We Have been Briliant With The Bat: Mayank Agarwal
Jonny Bairstow was at his harmful greatest as he blasted a 21 ball fifty. He scored 66 off 29 balls. His English teammate Liam Livingstone scored his 4th fifty of the season as he hit humongous sixes and powered his means via 70 off 42 balls.
These two innings helped PBKS submit 209 runs on the board after being requested to bat first.
Their bowlers additionally did an incredible job defending the goal as all of the 5 bowlers acquired wickets. Rishi Dhawan acquired the necessary wickets of Faf du Plessis and Mahipal Lamror. Whereas Kagiso Rabada acquired the wicket of Virat Kohli. When Rajat Patidar and Glenn Maxwell had been going effectively, Rahul Chahar and Harpreet Brar got here to dismiss them respectively.
Ultimately overs, Arshdeep Singh acquired the necessary wicket of Dinesh Karthik and sealed the sport for PBKS. RCB ultimately misplaced the sport by 54 runs.
Agarwal on the win mentioned, “We had been sensible with the bat. The wicket was holding up a bit. The way in which Jonny and Livi batted, was superb. We haven’t modified rather a lot to be sincere, nearly understanding a couple of conditions, understanding the wicket. Must be adaptable and versatile which we’ve been, which is good. Can’t be too defensive with the ball. If batsmen get going, it doesn’t matter, the boundaries don’t matter as of late. Two factors are essentially the most essential factor for us. So long as the job will get achieved, I’m high-quality batting at 5.”
On Arshdeep factor he mentioned, “Very very energetic individual, very assured man (Arshdeep). Enjoys his cricket. Should say he’s the chief within the group. He rallies round everybody, takes up the duty, even goes up and speaks to the bowlers typically.”
Punjab followers would hope that the group can win their final two video games and might discover a place within the playoffs.