It was an vital sport for Punjab Kings within the context of IPL 2022 as they needed to win anyhow to stay in competition of a spot within the playoffs.
They did simply that as they beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 54 runs.
Earlier within the day Faf du Plessis received the toss and elected to subject however his choice to bowl proved pricey as PBKS made 83 runs within the powerplay. Jonny Bairstow was ultra-aggressive as he made a half-century in simply 21 balls. PBKS had been going nice weapons however because it has occurred so many instances within the event, they misplaced the momentum within the center overs. However this time Liam Livingstone performed until the final over and his 70 off 40 balls ensured PBKS posted 209 runs on the board.
RCB began decently of their chase, as they raced to 30 off 3 overs however then they misplaced 3 fast wickets contained in the powerplay and misplaced their means. Glenn Maxwell and Rajat Patidar put up a good partnership however Rahul Chahar dismissed Patidar and shortly Maxwell too adopted him within the dug-out. Ultimately, RCB misplaced the sport by 54 runs.
IPL 2022: Up to date Factors Desk Orange Cap and Purple Cap After Match 60 RCB vs PBKS
RCB are nonetheless on the 4th spot on the factors desk however with this massive loss they are often in hassle even when they win their final sport as there might nonetheless be 3 or extra groups with 16 factors on the finish of the league stage. They web run charge was already in minus and now it has gone additional down. Whereas PBKS even after this win can not relaxation as they should win their remaining video games as effectively.
Up to date Orange Cap:
Jos Buttler remains to be means forward of the remainder of the batters, KL Rahul sits within the 2nd spot whereas Shikhar Dhawan and Faf du Plessis are on the 4th and fifth spot respectively.
Up to date Purple Cap:
Wanindu Hasaranga leapfrogged Yuzvendra Chahal within the purple cap checklist. Each of them have the identical variety of wickets however Hasaranga’s economic system is just a bit higher. Kagiso Rabada is within the third spot. Whereas Harshal Patel picked up 4 wickets and moved to the 4th spot on the desk.