IPL 2022 PBKS vs KKR: Teams of Kolkata Knight Riders and Punjab Kings came face to face in the eighth match of IPL 2022 played at the historic Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Friday. In the match, Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Punjab Kings by 6 wickets with 33 balls to spare and registered their second win in the tournament. The biggest zero of this victory of KKR was fast bowler Umesh Yadav and strong all-rounder Andre Russell. Where Umesh took 4 wickets in the bowling. At the same time, Russell played an innings of 70 runs. KKR co-owner Shahrukh Khan is very happy with this great performance of the team.
Russell played a quick inning in a difficult situation
IPL 2022 PBKS vs KKR: Shahrukh Khan, the co-owner of the team, is very excited to see the batting of Andre Russell, who led Kolkata Knight Riders to a spectacular victory against Punjab (Punjab Kings). The King Khan of Bollywood, Shahrukh took to Twitter to express his happiness and heaped praise on Russell as well as the entire team. During the match, Russell played an unbeaten inning of 70 runs in just 31 balls. During this, 2 fours and 8 sixes came from his bat. Russell played this innings for his team at the time when KKR were in trouble after losing their 4 wickets for 51 runs in reply to 138 runs.
Shahrukh khan congratulated on Twitter
After the victory, Shah Rukh Khan congratulated the entire Kolkata Knight Riders team along with Andre Russell, and Umesh Yadav for victory. He wrote in the tweet, ‘Welcome my friend Andre Russell, it has been a long time since you saw the ball flying with your bat. When you play this kind of innings, it looks different. And the brilliant Umesh Yadav and Shreyas Iyer. Umesh Yadav took 4 wickets while bowling brilliantly in the match. For which he was also named player of the match.
— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) April 1, 2022