The Kolkata Knight Riders team opened their account with a win in IPL 2020. In the match played in Abu Dhabi on Saturday, KKR defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad by seven wickets. Taking lessons from defeat in the first match, the Kolkata team improved in all areas. His major and big players performed as expected. In such a situation, let us know about the five-star performers of KKR who performed brilliantly against Hyderabad.
Young batsman Shubman Gill batted responsibly this time, opening his first half-century of the season. Gill played an unbeaten inning of 70 runs in 62 balls. He hit five fours and two sixes during this period. Gill also shared a 92-run partnership with Morgan for the fourth wicket.
England captain Morgan batted up the same pace as his image. Batting at number five, he played an unbeaten inning of 42 runs in just 29 balls. Morgan also hit three fours and two sixes during the innings.
KKR left-handed batsman Nitish Rana once again played a stormy inning. He scored 26 runs in just 13 balls at a strike rate of 200. Rana hit six fours during his winnings.
The fast bowling Cummins, who had a lot of runs in the first match, made a tremendous comeback this time. He gave a big wicket to Johnny Bairstow for 19 runs in four overs bowling. This time he bowled economically with an economy of 4.75 and put pressure on the Hyderabad batsmen.
Spin bowler Varun Chakraborty, playing for Kolkata for the first time, bowled brilliantly in his first match. Varun made David Warner his victim by giving 25 runs in four overs.