Kolkata vs Rajasthan: Shivam Mavi and Lockie Ferguson bowled amazingly for Kolkata Knight Riders. Mavi took four for 21 and Ferguson took three for 18 KKR vs RR.
KKR vs RR: Kolkata makes a strong claim for the playoffs after beating Rajasthan by 86 runs
Kolkata vs Rajasthan: Eoin Morgan-led Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Rajasthan Royals by 86 runs in the 54th match of IPL 2021 played in Sharjah. With this, KKR has presented a strong claim for the playoffs. Kolkata had scored 171 runs for the loss of four wickets in 20 overs after playing the first. In reply, the Rajasthan Royals team was reduced to just 85 runs in 16.1 overs KKR vs RR.
Fast bowlers Shivam Mavi and Lockie Ferguson were the heroes of this blazing victory of Kolkata. Mavi took four for 21 and Ferguson took three for 18. With this win, KKR have almost confirmed their place in the playoffs.
KKR vs RR match reports : Shubman Gill had scored a half-century
Earlier, after losing the toss, going to bat first, Kolkata Knight Riders had a great start. Venkatesh Iyer and Shubman Gill shared a 79-run partnership for the first wicket. Iyer made 38 off 35 balls and was bowled by Rahul Tewatia. He hit three fours and two sixes in his innings. After this, Nitish Rana, who came to bat at number three, scored 12 runs in five balls with the help of a four and a six. He was caught on the boundary off Glenn Phillips in an attempt to hit a six KKR vs RR match reports scorecard.
After this, the third wicket of KKR fell in the 16th over. Shubman Gill returned to the pavilion after scoring 56 runs in 44 balls. He hit four fours and two sixes in his innings. Whereas Rahul Tripathi scored 21 runs in 14 balls. Tripathi hit three fours in his innings. In the end, Dinesh Karthik remained unbeaten on 14 off 11 balls and captain Eoin Morgan on 13 off 11 balls. Karthik hit a six, then Morgan hit a four and a six.
KKR vs RR 2021 : Kolkata won the match by 86 runs
Chasing the target of 172 runs, Rajasthan’s team was reduced to 85 runs in 16.1 overs. For Rajasthan, Rahul Tewatia played the highest innings of 44 runs. Shivam Mavi took four wickets for Kolkata.
9 wickets fell for Rajasthan, Chetan Sakariya was run out
In this over of Sunil Narine, Chetan Sakariya was run out on a personal score of 1 run. Now Mustafizur Rahman has come to bat. Rahul Teotia is present at the other end. Score 85/9 after 16 overs
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