GT vs LSG: Gujarat beat Lucknow in a thrilling match, started the season with a win

Gujarat Titans vs Lucknow Super Giants: In the fourth match of IPL 2022 played at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, Gujarat Titans defeated Lucknow Super Giants by five wickets. In this breath-taking match, Lucknow scored 158 runs for 6 wickets in 20 overs after playing first. In response, the Gujarat team chased down the target two balls before losing five wickets. Rahul Tewatia played a match winning innings for Lucknow. He played an innings of 40 not out in 24 balls. During this, five fours and two sixes came off his bat.

had a very bad start

Chasing the target of 159 runs from Lucknow, Gujarat had a poor start. Opener Shubman Gill was dismissed without opening the account. He was dismissed by Sri Lankan fast bowler Dushmantha Chamira. After this, Vijay Shankar, who came to bat at number three, was also dismissed cheaply. Vijay scored four runs in six balls.

After the fall of two wickets for 15 runs, captain Hardik Pandya came to bat at number four. He shared a 57-run partnership with Matthew Wade for the third wicket. Hardik got out after scoring 33 runs in 28 balls. After some time, Wade also kept walking. He scored 30 runs in 29 balls.

At this time it seemed that the team of Lucknow would easily win this match, but David Miller and Rahul Teotia played brilliant innings and got their team back in the match. However, Miller was dismissed for 30 runs in 21 balls with the help of one four and two sixes.

After this all eyes were fixed on Teotia. In the last 18 balls, Gujarat had to score 28 runs to win. In such a situation, young Abhinav Manohar and Tewatia gave their team victory while batting brilliantly. Tewatia made 40 off 24 balls and Manohar returned unbeaten on 15 off 7 balls.

Lucknow scored 158 runs after playing first

Lucknow had once lost their four wickets for just 29 runs in the 5th over, but after this Deepak Hooda and Ayush Badoni played brilliant innings to take the team to a challenging score. Due to the half-centuries of these two, Lucknow scored 158 runs for 6 wickets in 20 overs.

22-year-old Ayush Badoni played a brilliant innings of 54 runs in 41 balls in his very first IPL match. During this, four fours and three sixes came off his bat. Whereas Deepak Hooda scored 55 runs in 41 balls. He hit 6 fours and two fours. Both shared a partnership of 87 runs for the fifth wicket.

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