IPL 2022: Umesh Yadav is presently the Purple Cap holder.© BCCI/IPL
The Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) staff jumped to the highest of thefactors desk after their second win in three matches on Friday. KKR managed to comfortably chase down Punjab Kings’ goal of 138 runs as they secured a thumping six-wicket victory with greater than 5 overs to spare on the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. Two KKR gamers particularly, Umesh Yadav and Andre Russell, have been the celebs of the present. Whereas Umesh demolished the PBKS batting with a four-wicket haul, Russell showcased his extraterrestrial ending expertise to stay unbeaten on 70 runs off simply 31 balls. Taking a look at this all-round dominating efficiency from these star gamers, KKR posted a hilarious meme from the film ‘Andaaz Apna Apna’ to congratulate Umesh for registering figures of 4/23 in 4 overs, which included a maiden as effectively.
The submit was captioned “Kya khiladi hai Umesh” and had the likes of film stars Raveena Tandon, Karishma Kapoor and Aamir Khan with a line in hindi from the film : “Ya Jhakaas, shabas mere cheetey, shabash”.
— KolkataKnightRiders (@KKRiders) April 1, 2022
Umesh dismissed PBKS skipper Mayank Agarwal, Liam Livingstone, Harpreet Brar and Rahul Chahar to cap his 4 top-notch wickets.
. With eight dismissals already within the event, he tops the listing of the wicket-takers.
However, Russell’s good knock additionally helped him get his fingers on the Orange Cap with 95 runs in three matches.
KKR will subsequent face Mumbai Indians (MI) on April 6 on the Maharashtra Cricket Affiliation Stadium in Pune.
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