In the 61st match of IPL 2022, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) won the match by 54 runs with Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) due to great performance in batting and bowling. After winning this match, KKR was moved up to the 6th position with 12 points in the IPL 2022 points table. SRH was moved down to the 8th position with 10 points in the IPL 2022 points table after losing this match.
Earlier KKR won the toss and chose to bat first and made a good score of 177/6 in 20 overs due to great batted by Andre Russell 49* (28), Sam Billings 34 (29), and Ajinkya Rahane 28 (24). Umran Malik 3/33 (4), Bhuvneshwar Kumar 1/27 (4), and Marco Jansen 1/30 (4) were good bowling from the SRH side. After this inning, KKR set a good target of 178 runs in 20 overs for SRH to win this match.
During chasing, SRH scored 123/8 in 20 overs and lose this match by 54 runs with KKR due to great bowled by Andre Russell 3/22 (4), Tim Southee 2/23 (4), Umesh Yadav 1/19 (4), Varun Chakravarthy 1/25 (4), and Sunil Narine 1/34 (4). Both Abhishek Sharma 43 (28) and Aiden Markram 32 (25) were good batting from the SRH side.
Andre Russell (KKR), 3/22 (4) & 49* (28), was declared as the Player of the Match due to his great performance in batting and bowling.