LSG vs PBKS: Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) beat Punjab Kings (PBKS) by 20 runs to register their sixth win in IPL 2022. Punjab Kings (PBKS) had got a target of only 154 runs to win, but in front of the best bowling of Lucknow, Punjab could score only 133 runs at the loss of 8 wickets and lost the match by 20 runs. For Punjab, Jonny Bairstow scored 32, Mayank Agarwal 25 and Rishi Dhawan scored 21 not out but could not win his team in the low scoring game. With 6 wins in 9 matches, Lucknow has reached the 3rd position in the points table while Punjab is at 7th position in the points table after 5th loss in 9 matches.
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- Excellent bowling from Krunal Pandya and Mohsin
- Lucknow had built 153
- Brilliant bowling from Punjab
Excellent bowling from Krunal Pandya and Mohsin
The bowling of Krunal Pandya and Mohsin Khan played an important role in the Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) victory. Krunal Pandya took 2 for 11 in 4 overs while Mohsin Khan took 3 for 24 in 4 overs. Dushmantha Chamira will get 2 while Ravi Vishnoi will get 1 wicket.
Lucknow had built 153
Batting first after losing the toss, Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) scored 153 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in 20 overs. Lucknow did not start well and captain Lokesh Rahul got out after scoring only 6 runs. After this, Quinton de Kock and Deepak Hooda put on 85 runs for the second wicket but after the dismissal of Hooda and De Kock, Lucknow’s innings was shattered. Quinton de Kock scored 46 and Deepak Hooda scored 34 runs. After these two, none of the batsmen of Lucknow survived and Lucknow could score only 153 runs.
Brilliant bowling from Punjab
The Punjab bowlers justified their captain’s decision by bowling brilliantly. From Punjab, Kasigo Rabada took 4 wickets giving runs in 4 overs while bowling excellently. Apart from this, Rahul Chahar took 2 wickets giving 30 runs in 4 overs. Sandeep Sharma got 1 wicket.
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