- Kolkata Knight Riders beat Rajasthan Royals by 7 wickets
- Rinku Singh received the Player of the Match award for his brilliant innings
- Sanju Samson played brilliant innings against KKR, scoring 54 runs for his team
TATA INDIAN PREMIER LEAGUE 2022: Kolkata Knight Riders won this match played against Rajasthan Royals at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai by 7 wickets. In this match, Kolkata Knight Riders won the toss and elected to field first and Kolkata Knight Riders chased down the target in 19.1 overs.
Kolkata Knight Riders chased down the target in 19.1 overs where KKR scored 158 runs and lost 3 wickets. Against Rajasthan Royals, KKR batsmen Rinku Singh and Nitesh Rana played brilliant innings, Rinku Singh scored 42 and Nitesh Rana scored 48 runs. And another batsman Shreyas Iyer scored 34 runs and Baba Indrajit scored 15 runs for his team.
IndianPremierLeague tweeted on Twitter and said, “A well deserved Player of the Match award for Rinku Singh for his brilliant knock of 42* as #KKR win by 7 wickets.“
Rajasthan Royals scored 152 runs in 20 overs and lost 5 wickets. Rajasthan Royal captain Sanju Samson played brilliant innings against KKR, scoring 54 runs for his team. And another batsman Shimron Hetmyer scored 27 runs, Jos Buttler scored 22 and Riyan Parag scored 19 runs to set a strong target against KKR.
KKR bowler Tim Southee took two wickets for the team. And other bowlers Umesh Yadav, Anukul Roy and Shivam Mavi took 1-1-1 wickets for their team. While Rajasthan Royals bowlers Trent Boult, Pranbhav Krishna and Kuldeep Sen took 1-1-1 wickets against Kolkata Knight Riders.