KKR captain Iyer made a blunder in the 19th over, the win kept coming. Hindi News


new Delhi: IPL 2022 saw a thorny match between Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) on Wednesday. The match was decided in the last over, where RCB batsman Dinesh Karthik finished the match by hitting sixes and fours in two consecutive balls.

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The Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) bowlers, who came to bat first, restricted the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) team for 128 runs. In response, the bowlers of Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) made the target of 129 runs very difficult for the Royal Challengers Bangalore batsmen.

KKR captain Shreyas Iyer made a blunder

There was a time when the team of Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) could win this match, but its captain Shreyas Iyer made such a blunder in the 19th over, which slipped the victory from the hands of KKR’s team. Due to this big mistake of Shreyas Iyer, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) achieved the target by losing 7 wickets in 19.2 overs.

KKR lost the match because of this mistake

Actually, the team of Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) was in a position to win this match at one time and they had dropped the 7th wicket of Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) on the score of 111 in the 18th over. Royal Challengers Bangalore needed 17 runs in the last two overs to win from here and had only 3 wickets left. Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) batsmen Dinesh Karthik and Harshal Patel were at the crease at that time. KKR captain Shreyas Iyer made a big mistake here and handed the 19th over to Venkatesh Iyer. Venkatesh Iyer conceded 10 runs in this over and did not take any wicket. This over completely changed the result of the match.

The victory slipped from the hands of KKR

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) had Andre Russell’s over left and he had to get one over from Venkatesh Iyer or Nitish Rana. KKR captain Shreyas Iyer handed the 19th over to Venkatesh Iyer and there was a big mistake here. After this, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) needed only 7 runs to win in the last over, where Dinesh Karthik finished the match by hitting two consecutive sixes and fours in two balls. Shreyas Iyer is being criticized a lot for the mistake of giving the 19th over to Venkatesh Iyer.

Former cricketers raised questions on Shreyas Iyer’s captaincy

As Shreyas Iyer gave the 19th over to Venkatesh, commentators Irfan Pathan, Aakash Chopra and Suresh Raina said that this could prove to be a big mistake. Former cricketers doing commentary on Star Sports said that when the last 2 overs become important, then the 19th over should be given more importance. In this sense, Shreyas should have got this over from Andre Russell. It was not right to give Venkatesh, who was bowling his first over of the tournament, the most pressing over of the match.



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