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SRH vs KKR 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?: Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 witnessed its 25th match being played between Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) at Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai. The Kane Williamson-led side continued their winning run and registered their third win of the season after losing first two matches. They outplayed KKR in all three departments and handed them their second consecutive loss by 7 wickets.

Today’s IPL match result

Bowling first, after winning the toss, SRH had a dream start to their innings as their pacers made KKR batsmen look clueless. Marco Jansen and T Natarajan combined to take three wickets in Aaron Finch (7), Venkatesh Iyer (6) and Sunil Narine (6) to leave then tumbling at 31/3. Umran Malik then with his fiery pace rattled the stumps of Shreyas Iyer for 28 runs. Nitish Rana played a fighting knock of 54 runs for his side. A brutal finish by Andre Russell (49*) in the end then helped KKR post a total of 175 runs on the board. For SRH, Natarajan was the pick of the bowlers and returned with the figures of 3/37.

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Chasing the target, even though SRH lost Abhishek Sharma (3) Kane Williamson (17) inside the power play, Rahul Tripathi played a gem of innings and kept his team in the game. He scored 71 runs in just 37 balls before perishing to Andre Russell in 15th over. After his wicket, Aiden Markram stood tall for his side and smashed his second  half-century of the season. He along with Nicholas Pooran comfortably closed the game for his side and won the match by 7 wickets and 13 balls to spare.

Man of the match today IPL

Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) batsman Rahul Tripathi was awarded the Player of the Match in today’s encounter against Kolkata Knight Riders in Mumbai. After SRH lost two quick wickets to put themselves under pressure, Tripathi changed the course of the game with his brutal knock. The right-hander smashed half-century in just 21 balls and finished with 71 runs to help his side seal their third victory. His knock was laced with 4 fours and 6 sixes.

Today IPL highlights

Who won today’s IPL match?: You can catch highlights of today’s encounter between Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) and Kolkata Knight Riders here:

IPL schedule

The next match of the IPL 2022 is scheduled to take place between Mumbai Indians (MI) and Lucknow Super Giants (LSG). It will be an afternoon game and will be played at Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai. While the second game is slated to take place between Delhi Capitals (DC) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) at Wankhede Stadium.

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IPL 2022 Point Table

Teams P W L Pts Nrr
Gujarat Titans 5 4 1 8 +0.450
Rajasthan Royals 5 3 2 6 +0.389
Punjab Kings 5 3 2 6 +0.239
Kolkata Knight Riders 6 3 3 6 +0.223
Lucknow Super Giants 5 3 2 6 +0.174
Royal Challengers Bangalore 5 3 2 6 +0.006
Sunrisers Hyderabad 5 3 2 6 -0.196
Delhi Capitals 4 2 2 4 +0.476
Chennai Super Kings 5 1 4 2 -0.745
Mumbai Indians 5 0 5 0 -1.072

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 Hardik Pandya 5 5 228 87* 76.00 136.52 0 2
3 Shivam Dube 5 5 207 95* 51.75 176.92 0 2
4 Shubman Gill 5 5 200 96 40.00 152.67 0 2
5 Shimron Hetmyer 5 5 197 59* 65.6 177.47 0 1

IPL 2022 Purple Cap

POS Player Mat Inns Wkts BBI Avg Econ SR
1 Yuzvendra Chahal 5 5 12 41/4 11.33 6.80 10.00
2 T Natarajan 5 5 11 37/3 15.45 8.50 10.90
3 Umesh Yadav 6 6 10 23/4 16.30 6.79 14.40
4 Kuldeep Yadav 4 4 10 35/4 11.60 7.40 9.40
5 Wanindu Hasaranga 5 5 10 20/4 15.50 8.15 11.40

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Ankit Jit Singh

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