- KKR won the toss and batted, giving a target of 168 runs, in reply Chennai could score 157 runs for 5 wickets.
- Rahul Tripathi scored 81 off 51 balls, including 8 fours and 3 sixes.
The Indian Premier League 2020 (IPL season 13) played a match between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) on Wednesday night. KKR won the match by 10 runs. Rahul Tripathi was the most important role opener in KKR’s win. Tripathi scored 81 off 51 balls. It consisted of 8 fours and 3 sixes. He was also voted man of the match.
After KKR’s victory, Shah Rukh Khan praised the team and Rahul Tripathi’s inning. Khan said – runs were a little short, but in the end, the bowlers showed amazing. I had heard the name of Rahul Tripathi, the work is more amazing than that. Everyone be healthy See you soon.
After some time, KKR retweeted the tweet of Shah Rukh Khan.
Tripathi’s innings was also praised by commentator Harsha Bhogle. Bhogle said – It was a great inning. Rained with awards.
Tripathi’s five fifties in IPL
Tripathi hit the fifth half-century of his career against Chennai in the IPL on Wednesday. He has made all the fifties as an opener. Rahul has played 36 matches in IPL so far. Scored 875 runs at an average of 28.23. Opened in 20 matches and scored more than 600 runs scoring 5 fifties.
CSK could only score 157 runs
KKR won the toss and scored a target of 168 runs. In reply, Chennai could score 157 runs for 5 wickets. For Kolkata, Shivam Mavi, Varun Chakraborty, Kamlesh Nagargoti, Sunil Narine, and Andre Russell got 1-1 wickets. KKR’s mystery spinner Varun Chakraborty bowled Mahendra Singh Dhoni and reversed the match.