No one thought that the IPL 13th match would be the most thrilling one. Moreover, we got a new run chaser in this match who can destroy bowlers in the last over. The last over was smashed by Rinku Singh which changed the whole game. Gujarat Titans won the toss and elected to bat first. With the bat, they performed well and scored good runs on the scoreboard. In 20 overs Gujarat Titans scored 204 runs with the fall of 4 wickets.
However, it was a tough score to chase. But KKR players made it easy. Moreover, the star of the game Rinku Singh made it possible. Below you will get the summary of the match.
Gujarat Titans Innings in IPL 13th Match
Wriddhiman Saha and Shubhman Gill opened the innings for the team. Wriddhiman Saha scored 17 runs in 17 balls. Narayan Jagadeesan caught him on the ball of Sunil Narine.
However, Shubman Gill played a good inning for the team. He scored 39 runs in 31 balls. Umesh Yadav caught him on the ball of Sunil Narine.
Sai Sudharsan came to bat at number three. His fifty helped the team to project a big score on the scoreboard. He scored 53 runs in 38 balls. AS Roy caught him on the ball of Sunil Narine.
Abhinav Manohar came to bat at number four. He scored 14 runs in 8 balls. Suyash Sharma bowled him. Moreover, Vijay Shankar played a not-out inning. He scored not out 63 runs in 24 balls. It was an absolute pleasure to see his batting.
In 20 overs Gujarat Titans scored 204 runs with the fall of 4 wickets. However, this was a tough score to chase. Moreover, Gujarat Titans have bowlers like Rashid Khan. A hat trick by Rashid Khan changed the match but in the end, Rinku Singh changed the whole scene. Despite a big score, Gujarat Titans lost the IPL 13th match.
Gujarat Titans Bowling Scorecard
Kolkata Knight Riders Innings in IPL 13th Match
Rahamanullah Gurbaz and Narayan Jagadeesan opened the innings for the team. However, Gurbaz scored 15 runs in 12 balls. Yash Dayal caught him on the ball of M Shami.
Moreover, Narayan Jagadeesan scored 6 runs in 8 balls. A Manohar caught him on the ball of Josh Little.
Venkatesh Iyer came to bat at number three. His inning helped the team to chase the score. He scored 83 runs in 40 balls. Shubman Gill caught him on the ball of Alzarri Joseph.
Nitish Rana and Rinku Singh came to bat at number four and five. Nitish Rana scored 45 runs in 29 balls. M Shami caught him on the ball of Alzarri Joseph.
However, Andree Russell, Sunil Narine, and Shardul Thakur were bowled by Rashid Khan. It was a hat trick for Rashid Khan. After these three wickets, Umesh Yadav came to bat at number nine.
Moreover, despite the fall of wickets from one end, Rinku Singh was there for another end. He chased the run most thrillingly. He smashed 5 sixes in 5 balls and made his team win. Rinku Singh scored not out 48 runs in 21 balls. With his innings, KKR won the IPL 13th match.
Kolkata Knight Riders Bowling Scorecard
Gujarat Titans Playing XI
- Wriddhiman Saha(WK)
- Shubman Gill
- Sai Sudharsan
- Vijay Shankar
- David Miller
- Rahul Tewatia
- Abhinav Manohar
- Rashid Khan(C)
- Mohammed Shami
- Alzarri Joseph
- Yash Dayal
- Josh Little
Kolkata Knight Riders Playing XI
- Rahmanullah Gurbaz(WK)
- Sunil Narine
- Narayan Jagadeesan
- Nitish Rana(C)
- Andre Russell
- Rinku Singh
- Shardul Thakur
- Lockie Ferguson
- Umesh Yadav
- Suyash Sharma
- Varun Chakravarthy
- Venkatesh Iyer