Happened together for the first in a match of IPL history A century A Hat-trick and A fifer


In the 15th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL), the match played between Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals on Monday was historic in many ways. For the first time in this match, some such records were made, which had never happened before in the history of the league. Rajasthan won this high scoring match between the two teams by seven runs.

In the match, Jos Buttler of Rossthan scored his second century of the season, while Yuzvendra Chahal (Yuzvendra Chahal Hat-trick) took five wickets including a hat-trick. This is the first time in the IPL’s 15-year history that a batsman has scored a century, a bowler has taken a hat-trick and also taken five wickets in a match in the same match.

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Butler’s century

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Rajasthan Royals opener Jos Buttler scored his second century of the season in the match. Buttler also became the first player to score three centuries for Rajasthan Royals. Earlier, no batsman had scored three centuries for Rajasthan. He scored a century in 59 balls with the help of 9 fours and 5 sixes. During this his strikerate was 172.88. However, he was dismissed on a personal score of 103 runs in 61 balls.

Jos Buttler has become the sixth batsman to score three or more centuries in IPL. Before him, Chris Gayle, Virat Kohli, David Warner, Shane Watson and Sanju Samson have scored three or more centuries. Gayle has 6, Virat has 5, Warner has 4, Watson has 4 and Samson has 3 centuries. Apart from this, this is the third century by Rajasthan Royals at the Brabourne Stadium.

Yuzvendra Chahal hat-trick

Chahal took a total of five wickets in the match, taking four wickets including a hat-trick in the 17th over. He completed his hat-trick by dismissing Kolkata captain Shreyas Iyer, Shivam Mavi and Pat Cummins. Chahal has become the first bowler to take a hat-trick this season. Chahal is the 21st bowler to take a hat-trick in IPL and the fifth bowler for Rajasthan Royals. Apart from Chahal, Lakshmipathy Balaji, Amit Mishra, Yuvraj Singh, Rohit Sharma, Praveen Kumar, Azil Chandela, Praveen Tambe, Axar Patel, Jaydev Unadkat, Shreyas Gopal and Harshal Patel are the only Indian bowlers who have taken hat-tricks in the IPL.

For the first time in an IPL match, a bowler took 5 wickets

Chahal took 5 wickets for 40 runs in 4 overs in the match against Kolkata and for this he got the man of the match award. This is the time in the history of IPL when a bowler has taken five wickets in an innings.

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