KKR vs LSG: De Kock and KL Rahul created history, made the biggest opening partnership in the history of IPL

Quinton de Kock And KL Rahul Create History: The 66th match of IPL 2022 is being played between Kolkata Knight Riders and Lucknow Super Giants at Dr DY Patil Stadium today. Lucknow captain KL Rahul has won the toss and decided to bat first. Batting first, Lucknow scored 210 runs without losing any wicket. Opener Quinton de Kock scored 140 off 70 balls and KL Rahul scored 68 runs in 51 balls. With this, this innings of both the players became history. For the first time in the IPL, a team has batted a full 20 overs without losing a wicket.

Greatest Opening Partnership

  • Jonny Bairstow and David Warner: 185
  • Gautam Gambhir and Chris Lynn: 184*
  • KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal: 183
  • Ruturaj Gaikwad and Devon Conway: 182
  • Shane Watson and Faf du Plessis: 181*

Highest partnership for any wicket in IPL

  • 229 Koli – AB, RCB v GL Bangalore – 2016
  • 215*Kohli – AB, RCB v MI Mumbai – 2015
  • 210* KL Rahul – Quinton, LSG v KKR Mumbai – 2022

Highest partnership for any wicket against KKR

  • 210* KL Rahul – Quinton 1st wkt Mumbai – 2022
  • 167* Rohit – Herschelle Gibbs 2nd wkt Kolkata- 2012
  • 139 Warner – Shikhar 1st wkt Hyderabad- 2017

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