IPL 2021: KKR thrashed RCB by 9 wickets on Monday.© BCCI/IPL
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) produced a medical efficiency as they beat Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) by 9 wickets in match 31 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 on Monday. With the win, KKR are again in competition within the race for high 4 whereas RCB’s web run-rate took a hammering after a heavy defeat. On Tuesday, Punjab Kings and Rajasthan Royals will go head-to-head and the winner of that contest will go degree on eight factors with Mumbai Indians.
IPL Points Table
KKR’s thumping win helped them transfer as much as fifth spot on the factors desk, it was solely their third win within the ongoing IPL 2021.
RCB stay at third spot however their web run-rate took a hammering as KKR chased down the 93-run goal with 10 overs to spare.
CSK, with a win over defending champions Mumbai Indians on Sunday, are main the factors desk with 12 factors.
Delhi Capitals too have 12 factors from eight matches however they’re behind CSK on account of an inferior web run-rate.
Mumbai Indians are fourth whereas Rajasthan Royals and Punjab Kings are sixth and seventh on the checklist.
SunRisers Hyderabad are languishing on the backside with only one win out of seven video games in IPL 2021.
Race For Orange Cap
A low scoring encounter in Abu Dhabi on Monday meant there is no such thing as a main change within the checklist of top-scorers on this yr’s IPL.
Shikhar Dhawan remains to be main the Orange Cap race with 380 runs from eight matches whereas KL Rahul (331) and Faf du Plessis (320) are second and third on the checklist.
Race For Purple Cap
Varun Chakravarthy and Andre Russell picked up three wickets every and each are tied at fifth spot with 10 wickets apiece thus far within the match.
RCB’s Harshal Patel holds the Purple Cap with 17 wickets from eight video games.
Delhi Capitals’ Avesh Khan and Rajasthan Royals’ Chris Morris are tied at second spot with 14 wickets every within the IPL 2021 thus far.
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