new Delhi. The thrill of IPL 2022 continues. The 5th match of the current season between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Rajasthan Royals (SRH vs RR) is to be held after some time. Talking about the 4 matches played so far, in 3 matches the bowler has become the player of the match. In a match played on March 28, during the fast bowler of Gujarat Titans, Mohammed Shami took 3 wickets against Lucknow Super Giants. Earlier, fast bowler Umesh Yadav and left-arm spinner Kuldeep Yadav have also been selected as the best players. With this, the trend is seen changing in the current season of T20 league. Earlier, batsmen have dominated in T20.
Talking about the first match of IPL 2022, Kolkata Knight Riders Chennai Super Kings (CSK vs KKR) was defeated by 6 wickets. KKR fast bowler Umesh Yadav bowled brilliantly in the match. He took 2 big wickets giving 20 runs in 4 overs. He has also become the fastest bowler to become the player of the match 9 times in IPL. Not a single run was scored off his 15 balls. From this his sharp bowling can be gauged.
Kuldeep and Smith are also not behind
In the second match of the T20 league, Delhi Capitals Mumbai Indians (DC vs MI) was defeated. Delhi’s left-arm spin bowler Kuldeep Yadav did a great job in the match. He took 3 wickets for 18 runs in 4 overs. The legendary Mumbai batsman could not hit a single four or six against him. Not a single run was scored off 8 balls. Punjab Kings in the third match RCB (PBKS vs RCB) defeated by 5 wickets. fast bowler Odean Smith Player of the match. Although he got this award because of his batting. He scored an unbeaten 25 off 8 balls.
Shami took 3 wickets in the first 3 overs
In the fourth match of the T20 league, Gujarat Titans fast bowler Mohammed Shami took 3 wickets in his first 3 overs to put Lucknow Super Giants far behind in the match. He took 3 wickets in the powerplay for the first time. In the match, he gave only 25 runs in 4 overs. Against him the batsmen could not score a single run in 13 balls. However, 4 fours were definitely hit on him.
Important facts about 2022 IPL
- Mumbai leg spinner Murugan Ashwin has the best economy. Only 3.50 runs were given in every over.
- Umesh Yadav has now bowled the maximum number of dot balls. Not a single run has been made in 15 balls.
- Left arm spin bowler Kuldeep Yadav has taken wickets at an average of 6 so far.
- Fast bowler Mohammad Siraj has been the most expensive bowler for 59 runs in 4 overs. He is in RCB.