Rishabh Pant’s name has now been registered for the most runs in the history of IPL under the age of 25. Rishabh Pant has left behind former RCB captain Virat Kohli and Rajasthan Royals captain Sanju Samson. Before turning 25, Sanju Samson had scored 2584 IPL runs, while Virat Kohli has 2632 runs in his account. Rishabh Pant scored 34 runs against RCB on Saturday and went ahead of Virat Kohli during this period. Pant, who played his first match in 2016, now has a total of 2642 IPL runs.
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Sunrisers Hyderabad had to face defeat in the first two consecutive matches in IPL 2022. In such a situation, the question started to arise whether the team would be able to perform well in this IPL, but in the next four matches, Sunrisers Hyderabad has given a tremendous performance to the opposition teams.
Batting first after losing the toss in the match played at DY Patil Stadium in Mumbai, Punjab were all out after scoring 151 runs in the stipulated 20 overs. Liam Livingstone played a half-century inning of 60 runs in 33 balls. For Hyderabad, Umran Malik took 4 wickets while bowling lethally. Bhuvneshwar Kumar took 3 wickets. Umran Malik bowled the last over of Punjab Kings’ innings, during which he did not give a single run. Umran got four wickets in this over, including one runout.
Sunrisers Hyderabad, chasing a target of 152 runs for victory, did not have a good start, but Rahul Tripathi with Abhishek Sharma and Aidan Markram with Nicholas Pooran gave the team victory. Markram remained unbeaten on 41 and Pooran 35. Rahul Tripathi contributed 34 and Abhishek Sharma contributed 31 runs. With this win, Hyderabad’s team has come in the top four in the IPL 2022 points table.
Sunrisers Hyderabad fast bowler Umran Malik created new history in IPL in this match against Punjab Kings. He is the only bowler in the history of IPL to have maiden the 20th over of the first innings of the match. However, the record for throwing maiden in the 20th over in IPL was earlier held by Irfan Pathan and Jaydev Unakat, who bowled the last over of the second innings of the match.
In the second thrilling match of double header in IPL 2022, Gujarat Titans defeated Chennai Super Kings by three wickets. David Miller’s unbeaten 94 and Rashid Khan’s explosive innings of 40 in the match played at MCA Stadium Pune helped Gujarat Titans register a thrilling three-wicket win over Chennai Super Kings with one ball of the match remaining. This was Gujarat’s fifth win and has come on top of the points table. Chennai had to face defeat for the fifth time in six matches. After this defeat, Chennai is at the ninth position with 2 points. In the points table, Lucknow Super Giants are in second place with 8 points after winning 4 matches. Royal Challengers Bangalore are also in third place with 8 points after winning 4 matches. Sunrisers Hyderabad is in fourth place.
Batting first in the 29th match of IPL 2022, Chennai scored 169 for five in 20 overs. Rituraj Gaikwad played a brilliant half-century of 73 runs. Ambati Rayudu contributed 46 and Shivam Dubey contributed 19 runs. Captain Ravindra Jadeja scored 22 not out. Chasing a target of 170 runs, Gujarat had lost their five wickets for 87 runs, but David Miller, holding one end from the beginning, shared a crucial 70-run partnership with Rashid Khan for the sixth wicket. The attitude turned towards itself. Rashid scored 25 runs in the 18th over bowled by Chris Jordan, hitting sixes and fours and eventually the target of 170 runs for victory was achieved by Gujarat for the loss of seven wickets in the fifth ball of the twentieth over.
Mumbai Indians had to face defeat by 18 runs at the hands of Lucknow Super Giants in the 26th match of IPL 2022. In response to the target of 200 runs for victory, Mumbai’s team could score only 181 runs. Avesh Khan took the highest three wickets for Lucknow.
This is Mumbai’s sixth consecutive defeat in this IPL. They have become the third team in the history of IPL to lose the first 6 matches of the season. Earlier, Delhi Daredevils have lost the first 6 matches of the season in IPL 2013 and Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2019. Prior to this, Mumbai had lost the first 5 matches of the most season in 2014.
In IPL 2022, after 29 matches played till Sunday, Rajasthan Royals’ Jos Buttler is at the forefront of scoring runs and is with the Orange Cap. Butler has scored 272 runs in 5 matches played so far at an average of 68, while KL Rahul is 37 runs behind Butler in the highest run-scorer and he is running at number two. Rahul has so far scored 235 runs in 6 matches at an average of 47. Gujarat Titans captain Hardik Pandya is at number three with 228 runs in five matches.
Sunrisers Hyderabad fast bowler T Natarajan took one against Punjab Kings in the 28th match of IPL 2022 on Sunday. After this performance, Natarajan has now taken 12 wickets and he has reached number two among the bowlers taking the most wickets in this season. Rajasthan Royals leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal also has 12 wickets and at present the Purple Cap of IPL 2022 is present with Chahal. Yuzvendra and Natarajan have 12 wickets each, yet Chahal retains the purple cap as Chahal has played one match less than Natarajan. Delhi Capitals spinner Kuldeep Yadav is at number three in the purple cap race. Kuldeep has 11 wickets from five matches.
Rishabh Pant’s record for scoring the most runs in the history of IPL under the age of 25 has now been recorded. Rishabh Pant has left behind former RCB captain Virat Kohli and Rajasthan Royals captain Sanju Samson. Before turning 25, Sanju Samson had scored 2584 IPL runs, while Virat Kohli has 2632 runs in his account. Rishabh Pant scored 34 runs against RCB on Saturday and went ahead of Virat Kohli during this period. Pant, who played his first match in 2016, now has a total of 2642 IPL runs.
In a major blow to India, Commonwealth Games 2026 host Victoria has removed wrestling, shooting and archery from its preliminary sports program list. Many sports have been added including T20 cricket. However, the organizers have clarified that they will be adding a few more games later this year.
And finally the second Hockey India Junior Women’s Academy National Championship competition played in Gwalior has been won by the host Madhya Pradesh Hockey Academy Gwalior. Madhya Pradesh Hockey Academy captured the trophy by registering a thrilling 2-1 win over Sai Academy in the struggling title match played on Saturday. In another match, Raja Karan Hockey Academy Karnal defeated Salute Hockey Academy Delhi 1-0 to get the third position in the competition. Teams from 11 prestigious academies of the country participated in the competition organized by the Madhya Pradesh Sports and Youth Welfare Department under the aegis of Hockey India.
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