January 22, 2022


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Match Report : SRH v KKR, 3rd Match IPL 2021


The orange army Sunrisers Hyderabad is playing with Shahrukh Khan’s Kolkata Knight Riders. Two brilliant sides and two brilliant overseas captain are leading their respective sides. Rashid Khan, Andre Russell, Kane Williamson and many more stars to watch out of for in the third game of IPL 2021.

We’re bowling first. This wicket will play a little different, it’s a lot drier. There wasn’t much dew in the last training session, and so that won’t make much of a difference. We know what we can chase to be honest, and we prefer doing that. Our foreign players are myself, Rashid Khan, Nabi and Jonny Bairstow,” David Warner opted

I haven’t looked at the coach dynamic, but they have been magnificent in the background. We missed out narrowly last year with qualifying so we will try and go one better this time. Our four foreign players are Russell, Shakib, Cummins and myself.” Eoin Morgan added

7:57 pm : Nitish Rana and Shubman Gill have enjoyed the powerplay overs, destroyed Hyderabad bowlers. They scored 50 runs in 6 overs. Kolkata Knight Riders started the inning with very well strike Rate on the pitch like Chennai.

8:02 pm : Rashid Khan got the rid of Shubman Gill as he removed Gill who was batting on 15 runs.

8:11 pm : Kolkata Knight Riders was on 69 runs on one wicket loss after 9 overs. Nitish Rana continued his form, smashed 8 fours so far.

8:42 pm : Both Nitish Rana and Rahul Tripathi scored fifties. Rahul Tripathi depart after scoring a fifty in just 28 balls. Brilliant knocks by both on difficult pitch. Rahul Tripathi smashed 5 fours alongwith 2 sixes.

8:51 pm : Rashid Khan continued to dominate Andre Russell. He dismissed Russell for another time. He spent only 7 runs in 17th over.

9:11 pm : That’s the end of the first innings & KKR set the target of 188 to the SRH. After starting really well were Shubhman Gill & Nitish rana stiched a 50 run opening stand. & after that Rahul Tripathi scored a magnifcent 53 off just 29 balls. & also Nitish Rana was the star with the bat for KKR he scored 80 of just 56 balls with the help of 9 fours & 4 sixes. SRH will look to their openers to give them a good start in this chase. & KKR will hope to get some early wickets in powerplay from their quickes.

9:30 pm : AS we said KKR look to their quick bowlers to take wicket & that just happned David Warner goes for only 3 runs & KKR have their 1st strike. & in the very next over Shakib cleans uo Saha & KKR is off to the great start.

10:03 pm : At the time of 1st stratigic timeout SRH is back on the track as Jonny Bairstow & Manish Pandey have stiched a very important partenership for 3rd wicket. SRH : 69/2 after 9 overs.

10:25 pm : This is the turning point of the match as Pat Cummins takes the very important wicket of well set Jonny Bairstow .he departs for 55(40). SRH still needs 75 runs in 36 balls. & Manish Pandey is joined by Nabi.

11:02 pm : That’s it KKR won the match by 10 runs & they start their tournament on the winning note. star with the ball for KKR is Prasidh Krishna he took 2 wickets by giving only 35 runs in the high scoring match. in the death Andre Russel has bowled really well. On the other hand SRH after loosing 2 wickets early in the chase they still managed to take the match to the final over with the help of fine innings by Jonny Bairstow & Manish Pandey.

That’s the end of the 3rd match of the season between SUNRISERS HYDERABAD vs KOLKATA KNIGHT RIDERS. join us tomorrow for one more excited match.