IPL 2022, MI vs KKR: Kolkata won by 52 runs against Mumbai.
Following a stunning victory against the Mumbai Indians on Monday, the Kolkata Knight Riders kept their playoff chances alive. KKR triumphed by 52 runs to come out of the IPL 2022 bottom two. After winning the toss, MI captain Rohit Sharma chose to bowl first. KKR starter Venkatesh Iyer (43 off 24) got the squad off to a blazing start.
Nitish Rana, who has pushed up the order, continued the trend by scoring 43 off 26 balls. MI made a comeback thanks to a furious session from Japsprit Bumrah, who restricted KKR to 165 runs. The match ended with Jasprit Bumrah scoring 5/10. MI got off to the worst possible start in their chase for 166 runs, with Rohit Sharma retiring early. Ishan Kishan hit his third half-century of the season (51 off 43), but the KKR spinners kept picking up wickets at regular intervals, dismissing all of Mumbai’s batsmen for 113 runs.
Table of IPL points: KKR vs MI
The Lucknow Super Giants are presently leading the Indian Premier League point standings. The Gujarat Giants have dropped to second place in the standings. The Rajasthan Royals are in the third position, with RCB in fourth. DC has moved up to sixth place in the IPL 2022 point rankings. SRH has dropped to sixth place, while KKR has risen to seventh. PBKS has moved up to the eighth position, with CSK (9th) and Mumbai Indians (10th) grabbing the final two slots.