Punjab Kings didn’t publish an enormous complete of their IPL 2021 match in opposition to Kolkata Knight Riders on Monday. Punjab scored simply 123 for 9 wickets, batting first. PBKS’ younger star spinner Ravi Bishnoi accomplished an excellent diving catch of Kolkata’s left-handed batsman Sunil Narine to tug his workforce again into the match. The gorgeous catch by the younger leggie is being referred to as the ‘greatest catch of IPL 2021’ thus far, by followers and commentator Harsha Bhogle.
On the ultimate ball of the third over of the match, Sunil Narine performed an enormous shot off the left-arm pacer Arshadeep Singh. Fielding on the deep midwicket, Ravi Bishnoi made a long term and dived at full stretch to finish the catch. Due to this, KKR misplaced their third wicket for simply 17 runs.
Kolkata Knight Riders captain Eoin Morgan won the toss and decided to bowl first. Punjab scored 123 runs after losing 9 wickets in their allotted 20 overs. Mayank Agarwal scored the highest 31 runs for Punjab. Chris Jordan scored 30 runs off 18 balls with the help of a four and 3 sixes. Captain KL Rahul scored 19 runs off 20 balls with the help of 2 fours and 1 six, while Nicholas Pooran scored 19 runs off 19 balls.
KKR’s young paceman Prasidha Krishna was the highest wicket-taker (3 wickets) while Pat Cummins and Sunil Narine bagged 2 wickets each. Shivam Mavi and Varun Chakraborty also took 1 wicket each. This was Punjab’s sixth match in IPL 2021. The team has so far won two matches while lost three.