In the eighth match of IPL 2022, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) won the match by 6 wickets with Punjab Kings (PBKS) due to great performance in batting and bowling.
Earlier KKR won the toss and chose to bowl first thus PBKS first batted and made a low score of 137/10 (18,2) due to great bowled by Umesh Yadav 4/23 (4), Tim Southee 2/36 (4), and Andre Russell 1/0 (0.2). Bhanuka Rajapaksa 31 (9), Kagiso Rabada 25 (16), and Liam Livingstone 19 (16) were good batting from the PBKS side. After this inning, PBKS set a small target of 138 runs in 20 overs for KKR to win the eighth match of IPL 2022.
KKR loses 4 wickets, easily chased the small target in only 14.3 overs, and won the match by 6 wickets due to great batted by Andre Russell 70* (31), Shreyas Iyer 26 (15), and Sam Billings 24* (23). Both Rahul Chahar 2/13 (4), and Kagiso Rabada 1/23 (3) were good bowling from the PBKS side.
Umesh Yadav (KKR), 4/23 (4), was declared as the Player of the Match due to his great performance in bowling.