Lucknow Tremendous Giants (LSG) moved atop the IPL 2022 factors desk following a thumping win over Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in Saturday’s second sport on the Wankhede Stadium.
Batting first, Lucknow misplaced KL Rahul for a diamond duck after he was run out by Shreyas Iyer. Quinton de Kock and Deepak Hooda stitched a 71-run stand for the second wicket, benefiting from the powerplay.
Following de Kock’s wicket, issues slowed down significantly because the KKR bowlers choked the run stream. Late cameos from Marcus Stoinis and Jason Holder then ensured that LSG completed with 176 on the board.
Hooda said after the primary innings that the wicket wasn’t straightforward to bat on and he was proved proper. The Lucknow pacers ran riot within the powerplay, lowering Kolkata to 25/4 on the finish of the powerplay mark.
Andre Russell performed a usually entertaining innings the place he smashed 5 sixes en path to a 19-ball 45 however his dismissal ended any hopes that the Kolkata facet had of chasing the goal down.
Avesh Khan and Holder took three wickets every and the victory takes Lucknow to the highest of the factors desk with 16 factors in 11 matches. As for Kolkata, they’re caught in eighth place with 4 wins in 11 matches.
Twitter reactions to LSG vs KKR:
Lucknow bowled with tempo,bounce and accuracy. Spectacular bowling.
— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) May 7, 2022
IPL says “Yatra Pratibha Avsara Prapnotihi” which implies “the place expertise meets alternative” and it’s proving completely right in regards to the likes of Ayush Badoni, Tilak Varma, Sai Sudarshan, Umran Malik, Mohsin Khan, Jitesh Sharma and plenty of extra. This event retains giving.#TATAIPL
— Amit Mishra (@MishiAmit) May 7, 2022
It’s astonishing to see what number of KKR batters getting out of brief ball.
— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) May 7, 2022
WHAT A VICTORY! And on prime of the desk we go ?
Thanks on your tremendous cheers, #SuperFam! ?#AbApniBaariHai #IPL2022 #LSGvsKKR
— Lucknow Tremendous Giants (@LucknowIPL) May 7, 2022
11 video games and administration nonetheless hasn’t sorted opening partnership. Subsequent factor admin will likely be opening the batting subsequent sport.
— CfcSheikh (@CfcSheikh) May 7, 2022
Since we’re formally out of this event now and for the reason that identical issues have been occurring for greater than half a decade now bcuz of the kinda administration we’ve got, I hope the house owners will look into this matter. A workforce is product of 11 gamers not simply Andre and Sunil. #KKR
— Rajat Sekhar (@itzsekhar) May 7, 2022
MI and CSK followers to KKR followers ? #LSGvKKR #IPL2022 pic.twitter.com/8Xdro1g5Ss
— Wasim Jaffer (@WasimJaffer14) May 7, 2022
Lucknow defended totals towards:
169 vs SRH
199 vs MI
168 vs MI
153 vs PBKS
195 vs DC
176 vs KKR
— Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) May 7, 2022
MI, CSK, and now KKR. This backside bros group is ready for his or her buddy RCB desperately. ❤ #IPL
— Foolish Level (@FarziCricketer) May 7, 2022
#KKRHaiTaiyaar Notify the ipl governing council stating that we are going to withdraw workforce if a BOUNCER is bowled towards our batters from the subsequent match.
— inra4evr (@inra4evr) May 7, 2022
This hurts man @KKRiders the batting is completely tousled not a single match after the 1 St one the place shreyas didn’t come to bat throughout 2-3 over at all times he can’t play underneath strain no expertise in bowling no good backup bowler complete workforce is messed https://t.co/L2uAcwZjPp
— Vedansh Dokania (@vedansh_dokania) May 7, 2022
KL Rahul doesn’t get sufficient credit score for his captaincy #KKRvsLSG pic.twitter.com/oWhu8tYkFl
— Nidin Jacob (@Imnidin) May 7, 2022
KKR, CSK & MI Followers be like : pic.twitter.com/Lo0WryTjot
— Sumit Mishra (@SumitLinkedIn) May 7, 2022
If “I received however at what price” had a real-life instance that is it.#LSGvsKKR #IPL2022 pic.twitter.com/fBAfgFQYHm
— Aadesh Jain (@1MS14IM001) May 7, 2022
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