In the first mаtсh оf the IРL , KKR led by Shreyаs Iyer defeаted Сhennаi Suрer Kings by six wiсkets while RСB , desрite sсоring mоre thаn 200 runs, suffered а five-wiсket lоss tо Рunjаb Kings.
KKR defeated Chennai in the first match.
In the first match of IPL, Shreyas Iyer-led KKR defeated defending champions Chennai Super Kings by six wickets.
RCB have top players
RCB team is full of good players. Captain Faf du Plessis is also running in very good form. He had already scored 88 runs in 57 balls in the first match and he will try to maintain his form. At the same time, opener Anuj Rawat is also in good form and Virat Kohli had indicated a return to form after being freed from the pressure of captaincy, he scored 41 runs against Punjab with the help of two sixes. Wicketkeeper Dinesh Karthik was also looking in tremendous form, he scored an unbeaten 32 in 14 balls with the help of 3 fours and 3 sixes.
KKR have top players
KKR also has no shortage of match-winning batsmen. , Venkatesh Iyer, Nitish Rana, Ajinkya Rahane, Sam Billings and captain Shreyas Iyer have also proved their form by playing brilliant innings in the first match. Umesh Yadav also performed brilliantly in the last match in bowling and Shivam Mavi, spinner Varun Chakraborty and Sunil Narine all three will also need to perform better. Kakar’s most prolific all-rounder Andre Russell’s role with bat and ball can make the difference between the two teams.