IPL 2020, KKR vs RCB: Mohammed Siraj Becomes First Bowler To Bowl Two Maiden Overs In An IPL Match

Indian Premier League 2020, Kolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers Bangalore: Mohammed Siraj Turns into First Bowler To Bowl Two Maiden Overs In An IPL Match


IPL 2020, KKR vs RCB: Mohammed Siraj bowled back-to-back wicket-maidens in opposition to Kolkata Knight Riders.© BCCI/IPL

Mohammed Siraj has change into the primary bowler to bowl two maiden overs in the identical Indian Premier League (IPL) match. He returned figures of three wickets for no runs from his first two overs for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in opposition to Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) on Wednesday in Abu Dhabi. Siraj rattled KKR within the first 4 overs of their innings as he dismissed opener Rahul Tripathi, Nitish Rana and Tom Banton in his first two overs with out conceding a run off the bat. He gave away a run solely in his third over and completed his first spell of three overs with figures of 3-2-2-3.

KKR gained the toss and elected to bat and so they had been rattled by Siraj’s lengths and his persistently hitting the channel outdoors off as their high order collapsed like a pack of playing cards.

Tripathi (1) was caught behind by AB de Villiers off the third ball of the second over of the innings and Rana (0) was bowled by an ideal inswinger on the very subsequent ball.

Tom Banton foiled Siraj’s hopes of a hat-trick however the England batsman couldn’t final lengthy as Siraj acquired him caught behind as properly for 10.

KKR had been Three for Three within the fourth over when Shubman Gill holed out to Chris Morris off Navdeep Saini for one run and Banton’s dismissal meant they slid to 14 for four within the fourth over.


Siraj has 34 IPL wickets from 30 matches at 27.94 and a financial system charge of 9.13 with greatest figures of four for 32.

RCB are positioned third on the factors desk with 12 factors from 9 matches whereas KKR are fourth with 10 factors.

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