Dubai: In IPL 2021, there was a match between Punjab Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders, in which Punjab defeated Kolkata by 5 wickets. In this match, Kolkata Knight Riders captain Eoin Morgan has made a very embarrassing record in his name.
Rohit left behind
Eoin Morgan has an embarrassing record to his name. He has failed 9 times in a single IPL season to touch the doubles figure and has become the first player to do so. He has also left behind Rohit Sharma in this matter, he has been out 8 times. Morgan has failed to bat well this IPL season. Even in the first phase, Morgan’s bat was silent. Fans expected that Morgan’s bat would run in the second phase but he made a very bad record in his name.
Captain’s flop show continues
Eoin Morgan’s flop show continues in this IPL. No runs have come off Morgan’s bat at all. In yesterday’s match, his bat scored only 2 runs in 2 balls and was out lbw off Mohammed Shami’s ball. In the last 5 innings, Morgan failed to score consistently and his bat scored 0,7,8,0,2 runs respectively.
Punjab benefited from match win
Punjab Kings beat KKR by 5 wickets to keep their playoff hopes alive. After winning the toss, Punjab decided to bowl and restricted KKR to 165 runs. KKR’s Venkateshwara and Nitish Rana batted well but their batting was not enough. Thanks to KL Rahul’s brilliant half-century innings, Punjab easily won this match.