Quinton de Kock 140 Runs: Lucknow Super Giants are playing their last match of the league stage against Kolkata Knight Riders to secure a place in the playoffs. In this match, team captain KL Rahul won the toss and decided to bat first, this decision was proved right by his fellow player. This partner of KL Rahul has created the biggest innings of IPL 2022.
Biggest innings of IPL 2022
Explosive batsman Quinton de Kock had landed to open the innings with KL Rahul. Quinton de Kock played a record breaking innings in this match and won many IPL titles. Quinton de Kock scored an unbeaten 140 off 70 balls in this match. In this explosive innings, 10 fours and 10 sixes came off his bat. After this innings, he became the batsman to play the biggest innings as a wicketkeeper. This was the biggest innings of this season, before that Butler had scored 116 runs.
KKR longing for a wicket
Both KL Rahul and Quinton de Kock remained unbeaten in this match. KKR bowlers did not get a single wicket. There was a partnership of 210 runs in 20 overs between the two batsmen. This was the biggest opening partnership in the history of IPL. This was the first time in the history of IPL when an opening pair batted full 20 overs. Quinton de Kock has become the third batsman to play the biggest innings in the history of IPL.
KL Rahul’s captaincy innings
Apart from Quinton de Kock, captain KL Rahul also played a brilliant innings. KL Rahul scored an unbeaten 68 off 51 balls. In this innings, 3 fours and 4 sixes came from his bat. KL Rahul has crossed the 500-run mark in IPL 2022. This is the 9th time in IPL when KL Rahul has crossed the 500 mark in a season.