Introduction of 3rd straight win of KKR

Yesterday, KKR played their third match of the IPL 2024 and they bagged the match. Yes, this is the third straight win for KKR. With this win, KKR managed to be unbeaten in the league till now. Apart from KKR, there is another team that is still unbeaten and that is RR. On the other hand, this is the  DC has won only one match in the league till now, and the winning match was against CSK. KKR is again holding the 1st position on the point table with 3 wins, 6 points, and an NRR (Net Run Rate) of +2.518. Let’s dive into the details of the match to get a more clear picture of the win. Keep following to get all the sports updates on time.

What are the details of the match?

The match was scheduled on 3rd April 2024 at the Dr. Y.S. Rajashekar Reddy ACA-VDCA International Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam. The match started at 7:30 PM. It was the 16th match of this league. KKR & DC played against each other in this match.

What are the toss updates?

KKR won the toss and decided to bat first. Although, as a vivid sports lover, we had an idea that KKR would be heavy on DC. However, we never thought that LKKR would be able to post a target like 272/7 in 20 overs. Well, chasing this kind of target is difficult, and as a result of this DC lost the match with a margin of 106 runs.

Let’s focus on the match:

KKR won the toss and decided to bat first. KKR posted a high target like 272/7 for DC. Philip Salt and Sunil Narine were the openers for KKR. Sunil Narine scored 85 runs in a 21-ball. This half-century gave the Kolkata Knight Riders a flying start at Vizag.

Andre Russell scored 41 runs, Rinku Singh scored 26 runs and youngster Angkrish Raghuvanshi also scored 54 runs for KKR. However, skipper Shreyas Iyer failed to fire for Kolkata. Russell and Rinku fired KKR to the second-highest total in IPL’s history.

Well, this match was very special for KKR for many reasons. First, with this, KKR bagged the second position of the highest team run list.

Second, after this win, KKR is again holding the 1st position on the point table.

Third, for the first time in IPL’s history, KKR have won all of their first three games in the league phase.

Well, we must admit that Gautam Gambhir is taking the right care of the talents of KKR.

For DC,  Ishant Sharm took the wicket of Andre Ruseel through a pinpoint yorker. On the other hand, David Warner dropped Narine in Anrich Nortje’s first over, although the pacer removed Philip Salt before the end of the powerplay.

In the batting department of DC, only Pant showed some determination against KKR. Rishabh Pant scored 55 runs and smashed his first half-century against KKR in the IPL. David Warner scored 18 runs and Mitchell Marsh got back to the dressing room on 0 runs & impact Sub Vaibhav Arora registered his career-best figures (3 for 27) as DC folded for 166 in 17.2 overs.

Delhi Capitals (DC) Playing XI vs KKR

Prithvi Shaw, David Warner, Mitchell Marsh, Rishabh Pant (captain and wicketkeeper), Tristan Stubbs, Axar Patel, Sumit Kumar, Rasikh Dar Salam, Anrich Nortje, Ishant Sharma, Khaleel Ahmed

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Playing XI vs DC

Philip Salt (wicketkeeper), Sunil Narine, Venkatesh Iyer, Shreyas Iyer (captain), Rinku Singh, Angkrish Raghuvanshi, Andre Russell, Ramandeep Singh, Mitchell Starc, Harshit Rana, Varun Chakaravarthy

Here’s all you need to know about DC vs KKR IPL 2024 match at Vizag:

-Kolkata extend their winning run to three games at IPL 2024.

-Vaibhav Arora registered his best figures in IPL.

-DC’s Tristan Stubbs scored 54 off 32 balls.

-Rishabh Pant scored his first half-century against KKR in 23 balls.

-KKR’s record signing Mitchell Starc bagged his first wicket at IPL 2024.

-Kolkata posted 272/7 in 20 overs – the 2nd highest total in IPL history.

-Sunil Narine smashed his career-best knock of 85 off 39 balls.

-Angkrish Raghuvanshi notched up his first-ever IPL half-century.

-KKR registered the highest score in a powerplay at IPL 2024.

-Narine completed his half-century in just 21 balls.

-Pant needed 65 runs to complete 3000 runs in IPL. 

-KKR and RR are the two undefeated teams at the IPL 2024.

Final words on 3rd straight win of KKR

We are praying for the best for KKR. Congratulations KKR. Enjoy IPL 2024 just like us & keep following to get all the sports updates on time.