Most wickets in IPL 2022: Punjab Kings are facing Royal Challengers Bangalore on Friday in IPL 2022. In this match, batting first, Punjab scored 209 runs for the loss of 9 wickets. Punjab opener Jonny Bairstow scored 66 runs in 29 balls. At the same time, Livingstone played an innings of 70 runs in 42 balls. Hasaranga took 2 wickets for 15 runs for Bangalore. Hasranga has reached the top in the purple cap race. He has taken 23 wickets in 13 matches of IPL 2022.
Purple Cap Key Race
- Vanendu Hasranga- 23 wickets (13 matches)
- Yuzvendra Chahal- 23 wickets (12 matches)
- Harshal Patel- 18 wickets (12 matches)
- Kuldeep Yadav- 18 wickets (12 matches)
- Kagiso Rabada- 18 wickets (11 matches)
condition of the match
Jonny Bairstow and Dhawan gave a stormy start to Punjab, who came out to bat first. During this, both of them added 60 in just 5 overs. This partnership which would have been dangerous was broken by Maxwell. He dismissed Dhawan for 21 runs. Even after Dhawan’s dismissal, there was no effect on Jonny Bairstow. He was consistently scoring runs. However, during this Bhanuka Rajapaksa was dismissed for 1 run.
RCB need 210 runs to win
Jonny Bairstow continued to bat even after two wickets fell. However, he got out after scoring 66 runs. After his dismissal Livingstone and Mayank tried to take the team to a big score. Both added 51 runs in 35 balls. Harshal Patel broke this partnership. He took the wicket of Mayank. Even after his dismissal, there was no special effect on Livingstone. He scored 70 runs in just 42 balls. After his dismissal, no batsman could do anything special. Punjab scored 209 runs in 20 overs for the loss of 9 wickets.