21 runs were needed off 6 balls, 16 were made in the first three balls, then this happened… the thrill of the last over

Kolkata Knight Riders vs Lucknow Super Giants IPL 2022: Lucknow Super Giants defeated Kolkata Knight Riders by 2 runs in a thrilling match. With this win, Lucknow has made it to the playoffs of IPL 2022. In the 66th match of this season, Lucknow scored 210 while batting first. In response, Kolkata’s team could only score 208 runs. KKR’s last over was very exciting. 21 runs were needed in this over and the players of the team put their full efforts to win. Let’s know how was the thrill of the last over…

Kolkata got off to a bad start. Opener player Venkatesh Iyer got out on zero. While Abhijit Tomar went on after scoring 4 runs. Captain Shreyas Iyer hit a half-century. He scored 50 runs off 29 balls. While Nitish Rana contributed 42 runs. In this way, the team needed 21 runs in the last over. Rinku Singh and Sunil Narine were batting in the last over for KKR.

Marcus Stoinis was doing the last over for Lucknow. On the first ball of this over, Rinku hit a great four. While the next two balls were hit continuously for sixes. Both these shots from the rink were good too. He took 2 runs in the fourth ball of the over. But on the fifth ball, Stoinis increased the thrill by turning the dice. Stoinis took the wicket of Rinku on the fifth ball. Rinku got out after scoring 40 runs. While Umesh Yadav got out on the last ball.

Kolkata had to face defeat by 2 runs like this. For KKR, Rinku faced 15 balls and scored 40 runs with the help of 4 sixes and 2 fours. While Sunil faced 7 balls and scored an unbeaten 21 runs with the help of 3 sixes. For Lucknow, Stoinis and Mohsin Khan took 3-3 wickets.

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