KKR vs SRH / Along with winning the trophy, Kolkata made a big record, this was seen for the second time in the history of IPL

Vikrant Shekhawat : May 27, 2024, 09:50 AM
KKR vs SRH: The title of the 17th season of IPL was won by Kolkata Knight Riders team. Kolkata Knight Riders became the champion by defeating Sunrisers Hyderabad by 8 wickets in the final match. This is the third time in IPL that KKR team has won the IPL trophy. This time the performance of Kolkata Knight Riders was quite excellent. Kolkata Knight Riders also achieved a feat this season which was seen only once in the IPL before. 

KKR's big record in IPL

Kolkata Knight Riders were on top in the points table this time. He had won 9 out of 14 matches in the league stage and had to face defeat in only 3 matches. At the same time, 2 matches were canceled due to rain. After this, Kolkata Knight Riders made their place in the final by winning the Qualifier-1 match and now they have become champions for the third time by defeating SRH. This means that Kolkata Knight Riders had to face a total of 3 defeats this season. 

This happened only for the second time in the history of the league. 

Kolkata Knight Riders has jointly become the first team to lose the least number of matches in a season of IPL. Earlier, in the first IPL season played in 2008, Rajasthan Royals team had also faced defeat in only 3 matches. The special thing is that Rajasthan Royals also captured the trophy in that season. At the same time, at second place in this list is the team of Gujarat Titans, who lost only 4 matches in the IPL season played in the year 2022 and that too became the champion. 

KKR team won in a one-sided manner 

In the final match, a brilliant bowling performance was seen from the KKR team in which they restricted the Sunrisers Hyderabad team to a score of 113 runs in 18.3 overs. After this he achieved this target in just 10.3 overs. While chasing the target for KKR, a brilliant inning was seen from the bat of Venkatesh Iyer. He scored an unbeaten half-century.