IPL First Match Highlights | IPL 2022, CSK vs KKR, Match 1: Kolkata Knight Riders Beat Chennai Super Kings By 6 Wickets

In Brief: Ajinkya Rahane is the star performer for KKR in their 6-wicket win over CSK thanks to crucial knocks from Shreyas Iyer and Sam Billings. Mitchell Santner was able to claim Ajinkya Rahane’s fifty when he found the fielder at midwicket, Mitchell Rahane fell short of his 50. Defeating Nitish Rana once again, Dwayne Bravo gets the better of Nitish Rana. During the first ball that Dwayne Bravo bowls in his spell, Dwayne Bravo breaks the partnership.

Venkatesh Iyer is out for 16. Venkatesh Iyer and Ajinkya Rahane are staying steady in the 132 meter run-chase. The partnership between MS Dhoni and Ravindra Jadeja lasted 56 balls and 70 runs as Ravindra Jadeja’s 38 balls 50 led CSK to 131/5 after 20 overs.

The fielder Shivam Dube miscues his delivery and Andre Russell picks up his first wicket of the match. It was a big mix-up between Ravindra Jadeja and Ambati Rayudu and as a result, the latter has been run-out. Hercules Jackson, who sent dangerman Robin Uthappa packing, makes it easy for Varun Chakaravarthy to get his man.

Umesh Yadav gets his second wicket of the game, sending Devon Conway back to the pavilion after picking up his second wicket. Umesh Yadav removes Ruturaj Gaikwad from the team.

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