Umesh Yadav Batting vs Boult: Kolkata Knight Riders fast bowler Umesh Yadav is impressing everyone with his game this season. Umesh, who returned to KKR after almost 4 years, is troubling the big batsmen this season with his deadly bowling. Meanwhile, in the match played against Rajasthan Royals, Umesh Yadav has surprised everyone by batting. Umesh Yadav batted very aggressively against a deadly bowler like Trent Boult in this match, but could not win the team.
Umesh Yadav played an explosive innings
Yuzvendra Chahal was seen in the 17th over of Kolkata Knight Riders’ innings. After this over, Trent Boult took the responsibility of bowling, but this over was very bad for Boult. Umesh Yadav was batting in front of Bolt. Umesh scored 19 runs in this over, in which he hit 2 sixes and 1 four. A total of 20 runs were scored in this over. After the explosive batting of Umesh Yadav, the fans on social media are also praising him fiercely and sharing funny memes.
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Umesh in the race for the Purple Cap
Umesh Yadav has so far taken 10 wickets in 7 matches in IPL 2022. In this season, he has spent only runs with an economy of 7.39. Umesh Yadav has played 128 IPL matches, taking 129 wickets at an economy of 8.44 at an average of 29.35. Umesh Yadav’s best IPL season was for Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2018. At that time he was among the five highest wicket-takers. Umesh Yadav has not played any T20 match for India for 3 years. Umesh last played a T20 match for Team India in February 2019.
This is how the whole match was
In this match, KKR captain Shreyas Iyer won the toss and decided to bowl first. Batting first, Rajasthan Royals scored 217 runs in 20 overs at the loss of 5 wickets. Chasing the target of 218 runs, the team of Kolkata Knight Riders was reduced to 210 runs in 19.4 overs. The heroes of this match were Yuzvendra Chahal and Jos Buttler. Butler scored the second century of this season and Chahal took the first hat-trick of IPL 2022. Rajasthan registered victory on the basis of these two players.