Yuzvendra Chahal enrolled the first hattrick of IPL 2022 after Jos Buttler scored his second hundred of IPL 2022. The overall exhibition assisted Rajasthan Royals with securing a 7-run win against Kolkata Knight Riders in a high-scoring thrill ride.
Chahal got 5 wickets for 40 runs in his 4 overs, incorporating a hattrick in the seventeenth over. Obed McCoy got 2 wickets in his last over to close the spine chiller for RR. Ashwin and Krishna oversaw 1 wicket each.
For KKR, chief Shreyas Iyer was the top scorer with 85 runs in 51 balls with 7 fours and 4 sixes. Opener Aaron Finch likewise scored 58 runs in 28 balls however absence of help from different hitters demonstrated damaging for the Knight Riders.
In the main innings, Jos Buttler showed his fantastic consistency as he smacked his second ton of the time to take Rajasthan Royals to 217/5.
Buttler scored 103 runs in 61 balls while opening the innings, smacking 9 fours and 5 sixes to take the group to a standard aggregate. Sanju Samson additionally played an exquisite thump of 38 runs in 19 balls with 3 fours and 2 sixes while Shimron Hetmyer got done with 26 out of 13 balls.