IPL Factors Desk: KL Rahul crossed the 500-run mark for the third consecutive season.© BCCI/IPL
On a day that noticed two matches determined in Tremendous Overs – certainly one of them after two Tremendous Overs – Kings XI Punjab beat Mumbai Indians to register their second win of the trot and transfer out of the underside of the desk after a protracted keep there. They’re now in sixth, tied on six factors with Chennai Tremendous Kings and Rajasthan Royals, however are forward on the idea of a superior Web Run Fee. Mumbai Indians had the prospect to go prime of the desk, with all groups having performed 9 matches, however after shedding in opposition to KXIP after the first-ever double Tremendous Over in T20 historical past, they keep second on 12 factors, above RCB on NRR.
Kolkata Knight Riders, who earlier on Sunday beat SunRisers Hyderabad in a Tremendous Over themselves, keep fourth with 10 factors. SRH keep fifth, however they too are on six factors. The underside 4 groups within the league at the moment are all degree on factors, and 4 factors under the highest 4.
KXIP captain KL Rahul scored an excellent 51-ball 77 as KXIP tied with MI after 20 overs. The knock sees him consolidate his place because the main run-scorer this season, with 525 runs to his title.
His fellow opener Mayank Agarwal scored solely 11 within the common 20 overs, however stays second within the race for the Orange Cap, with 393 runs.
Whereas Kagiso Rabada nonetheless has the Purple Cap with 19 wickets, Jasprit Bumrah’s 3-wicket haul has powered him to second, with 15 scalps to his title this season.
Mohammed Shami additionally took two wickets, and is simply behind Bumrah with 14 wickets on this yr’s IPL.
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