Sharjah: IPL 2021 Points Table Latest Today, KKR vs RR 2021 Scorecard – Strong performance with bat and ball helped Kolkata Knight Riders to a crushing 86-run win over Rajasthan Royals in Match 54 of IPL 2021 at Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Thursday. After scoring 171/4 in 20 overs, Kolkata built up the pressure from the start, resulting in Rajasthan being 85-all out in 16.1 overs. Chasing 172, Rajasthan Royals were bundled out for 85 as Eoin Morgan’s men were on the field, led by Shivam Mavi (4/21) and Lockie Ferguson (3/18). Also Read – RCB vs DC Dream11 Team Prediction, Fantasy Sports Hints Vivo IPL 2021 Match 56: Captain, Vice-Captain – Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Capitals, Probable Playing 11, Injury news for today’s T20 match in Dubai Friday 8 October at 7.30 pm IST
A resounding win has dealt a major blow to defending champions Mumbai Indians’ hopes of reaching the Final 4 as they need a miracle against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Friday, who are confident with a wooden spoon. Also, Kolkata’s win has put an end to the hopes of Punjab Kings, who played an unbeaten 98 by captain KL Rahul to beat Chennai Super Kings by 6 wickets on Thursday. With 7 wins and 14 points under their belt, Kolkata Knight Riders have consolidated their fourth position in the IPL 2021 points table. With a massive win over Rajasthan Royals, KKR’s net run rate of +0.587 has also received a huge boost. Also Read – SRH vs MI Dream11 Team Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Hints VIVO IPL Match 55: Captain, Vice-Captain – Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Mumbai Indians, Playing 11, Injury News for today’s T20 match at Sheikh Zayed Stadium at 7.30 pm Friday October 8 at IST
KKR vs RR match 54. Latest after IPL 2021 Points Table
IPL Orange Cap Holder
Punjab Kings captain – KL Rahul extended his dominance over the IPL 2021 Orange Cap – the most runs in the tournament – with another scintillating innings in IPL 2021. Rahul scored an unbeaten 98 off 42 balls against CSK on Thursday, taking their total to 626 runs. in 13 matches. The right-handed batsman scored runs at an impressive average of 62.60 and strike rate close to 139. Chennai Super Kings opener Faf du Plessis, who played a crucial innings of 76 against Punjab, moved up to the second spot. Du Plessis has scored 546 runs in 14 matches of IPL 2021 at an average of 45.50. Meanwhile, another CSK opener Ruturaj Gaikwad is third with 533 runs from 14 matches. Veteran Delhi Capitals opener Shikhar Dhawan (501 runs) and Rajasthan Royals captain Sanju Samson (484 runs) are at the fourth and fifth positions respectively. Also Read – IPL 2021 Today Match Report, KKR vs RR 2021 Scorecard: Shivam Mavi, Shubman Gill star as Kolkata Knight Riders virtually seal final playoff berth with 86-run win over Rajasthan Royals
IPL Purple Cap Holder
Royal Challengers Bangalore pacer Harshal Patel leads the IPL 2021 Purple Cap tally – the most wickets in the tournament – with 29 wickets from 13 matches. Harshal holds the record for most wickets in an Indian Premier League (IPL) season as an Indian bowler. The 30-year-old defeated Jasprit Bumrah by 27 wickets in the 2020 season. Patel now has 29 wickets in the current IPL 2021 season. Delhi Capitals fast bowler Avesh Khan is at number two in the IPL Purple List. Avesh has 22 wickets in 13 matches at an average of 15.90. Mumbai Indians’ leading pacer Jasprit Bumrah (19 wickets) and senior Punjab Kings bowler Mohammed Shami (19 wickets) are at the third and fourth positions respectively. Punjab pacer Arshdeep Singh, who scored 2/35 against Chennai Super Kings in the 53rd match of IPL 2021, is fifth in the IPL Purple Cap list with 18 wickets in 12 matches.