Gujarat qualified for the IPL final after defeating Rajasthan by 7 wickets.
Highlights of IPL 2022, GT vs RR Qualifier 1: Gujarat Titans have qualified for the IPL final. In Qualifier 2, the Rajasthan Royals will meet the victor of the Eliminator.
Gujarat Titans advanced to the Indian Premier League final after defeating Rajasthan Royals by seven wickets in the first qualifier on Tuesday. After being assigned to bat first, the Rajasthan Royals scored 188 for six. GT won the chase with three balls to spare, thanks to David Miller’s undefeated 68 from 38 balls. Hardik Pandya, the captain of the Gujarat Titans, won the toss and chose to bowl at Eden Gardens. Sanju Samson and Jos Buttler overpowered the GT bowlers with their aggressive batting, striking many boundaries during a second-wicket stand of 68 runs in rapid time.
Skipper Samson was dismissed after hitting an exciting 47 off 26 balls while leading scorer Buttler hammered his way to 89 off 56 deliveries. Rashid Khan bowled really effectively, finishing with a score of one for 15 in his four overs. Highlights of GT versus RR Qualifier 1 from Kolkata can be seen here.