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| On Apr 17, 2022 11:16 PM IST

GT vs CSK IPL 2022: Who won today’s IPL match? Man of the Match, Point Table, Orange Cap, Purple Cap

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Who won today’s IPL match?: The 29th match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 took place between Gujarat Titans (GT) and Chennai Super Kings (CSK) at MCA Stadium in Pune. It was an thriller that went down the wire and made many bite their nails. David Miller turned the clock back and played a blinder of an innings to help his side register their 5th win of the season by 3 wickets.

Today’s IPL match result

In what was the biggest positive for Chennai Super Kings, Ruturaj Gaikwad returned to form and smashed a staggering half-century to help his side post a decent total of 169 runs on the board. The right-hander scored 73 runs in 48 balls and stitched a 92-run partnership with Ambati Rayudu, who scored 45 runs. A finish by Shivam Dube (19) and Ravindra Jadeja (22) helped CSK post a fighting total on the board. For GT, Alzarri Joesph was the pick of the bowlers and returned with the figures of 2/34.

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It wasn’t quite a fruitful chase for Gujarat Titans as they first Shubman Gill, Vijay Shankar for ducks. Wriddhiman Saha (11) and Abhinav Manohar (12) got starts but fell early as the new team found themselves tumbling at 48/4. Rahul Tewatia also struggled and could manage only 6 runs in 14 balls. David Miller played the lone hand for his side and played a blinder of an innings. But what stole the limelight was Rashid Khan’s fiery knock in the end. The Stand-in skipper smashed Chris Jordan for 25 runs in the 18th over and scored 40 runs in just 21 balls. With 13 runs needed off the last over,  Miller after missing the first two balls smashed third for six  and fourth for a four and closed the game for his side. He remained unbeaten on 98 as GT won the match by 3 runs.

Man of the match today IPL

It was no brainer who won Man of the Match in today’s encounter between Gujarat Titans and Chennai Super Kings. David Miller got the award for his unbeaten 94 runs. He came to bat when GT lost early wickets and were tumbling at 16/3. He took the game deep and unleashed himself in the end. His  knock included 8 fours and 6 big maximum sixes. He stayed till the end and made sure his side end on the winning top.

Today IPL highlights

Who won today’s IPL match?: The match between GT and CSK was a treat for fans to watch. You can watch highlights of today’s match between the teams here:

IPL schedule

The next match of the IPL 2022 is scheduled to take place between Rajasthan Royals and Kolkata Knight Riders at Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai on Monday (18th April).

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IPL 2022 Point Table

Teams P W L Pts Nrr
Gujarat Titans 6 5 1 10 +0.395
Lucknow Super Giants 6 4 2 8 +0.296
Royal Challengers Bangalore 6 4 2 8 +0.142
Sunrisers Hyderabad 6 4 2 8 -0.077
Rajasthan Royals 5 3 2 6 +0.389
Kolkata Knight Riders 6 3 3 6 +0.223
Punjab Kings 6 3 3 6 +0.109
Delhi Capitals 5 2 3 4 +0.219
Chennai Super Kings 6 1 5 2 -0.638
Mumbai Indians 6 0 6 0 -1.048

IPL 2022 Orange Cap

POS Player Mat Inns Runs HS Avg SR 100 50
1 Jos Buttler 5 5 272 100 68.00 152.80 1 2
2 KL Rahul 6 6 235 103* 47.00 144.17 1 1
3 Hardik Pandya 5 5 228 87* 76.00 136.52 0 2
4 Shivam Dube 6 6 226 95* 45.20 168.65 0 2
5 Liam Livingstone 6 6 224 64 37.33 185.12 0 3

IPL 2022 Purple Cap

POS Player Mat Inns Runs Wkts BBI Avg Econ SR
1 Yuzvendra Chahal 5 5 136 12 41/4 11.33 6.80 10.00
2 Kuldeep Yadav 5 5 162 11 35/4 14.72 8.23 10.72
3 Avesh Khan 6 6 188 11 24/4 17.09 8.29 12.36
4 Wanindu Hasranga 6 6 195 11 20/4 17.72 8.47 12.54
5 T Natarajan 5 5 170 11 37/3 15.45 8.50 10.90

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Ankit Jit Singh

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