KKR vs LSG / Kolkata changed history, did this feat for the first time in IPL

Zoom News : Apr 15, 2024, 06:00 AM
KKR vs LSG Match: The 28th match of IPL 2024 was played between the teams of Kolkata Knight Riders and Lucknow Super Giants. KKR team won this match played at Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata. In this match, Kolkata Knight Riders team played brilliantly and won unilaterally. This is KKR's fourth win this season and it remains second in the points table.

KKR team registered a spectacular victory

Kolkata Knight Riders captain Shreyas Iyer had won the toss in this match and decided to bowl first. His decision proved correct. KKR team, bowling first, restricted Lucknow Super Giants team to 161 runs. Nicholas Puran scored the highest score of 45 runs for Lucknow. At the same time, KKR achieved this target at the loss of 2 wickets only. Philip Salt played a brilliant innings for KKR.

Philip Salt's match winning innings

In response to the target of 162 runs, Philip Salt played a match-winning innings. Philip Salt scored unbeaten 89 runs on 47 balls. During this, he hit 14 fours and 3 sixes. This is Philip Salt's second half-century in the season. At the same time, Shreyas Iyer also played captaincy innings in this match. Shreyas Iyer remained unbeaten after scoring 38 runs on 38 balls. Which included 6 fours.

KKR did this feat for the first time in IPL

This victory is very special for Kolkata Knight Riders. Actually, this is the first time in the history of IPL when Kolkata Knight Riders team has defeated Lucknow Super Giants. Earlier, 3 matches were played between the teams of Lucknow Super Giants and KKR. Lucknow Super Giants team had won in all these three matches. But this time it did not happen and Lucknow's winning streak was broken.