Lucknow Super Giants vs Kolkata Knight Riders: In the 53rd match of IPL 2022 being played at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune, Lucknow Super Giants scored 176 runs for the loss of 7 wickets in 20 overs. Lucknow were 142 after 18 overs, but fast bowler Shivam Mavi hit five sixes in the 19th over. Marcus Stoinis hit a six off the first three balls. Jason Holder then hit sixes off the fifth and sixth balls.
Lucknow did not have a good start as they lost the toss and elected to bat first. In the first over, skipper KL Rahul was dismissed for a diamond duck. He was run out by Shreyas Iyer. Quinton de Kock then attacked the KKR bowlers. De Cock played a brilliant 50 off just 29 balls. Meanwhile, 4 fours and 3 sixes came from his bat. Deepak Hooda, who was batting at number three, hit 41 off 27 balls with four fours and two sixes. The two had a 71-run partnership.
Lucknow were 73 in 7.2 overs. However, the pace slowed down after that. Meanwhile, Krinal Pandya scored 25 off 27 balls while Ayush Badoni scored 15 not out off 18 balls. However, Marcus Stoinis and Jason Holder did not score in the 19th over.
Marcus Stoinis hit three sixes off the first three balls of Shivam Mavi’s over. He was then dismissed on the fourth ball. Jason Holder then hit sixes off the fifth and sixth balls. He thus scored 30 runs in his over. Also, KKR’s Andre Russell took the most two wickets. Apart from that, Sunil Narine, Shivam Mavi and Team Southee got one wicket each.