Mumbai, April 9 (SO News/Agency) In the 16th match of IPL 2022, Punjab Kings faced Gujarat Titans. Gujarat has won this match by 6 wickets. This is Gujarat’s third win in a row. Along with this, this is the second defeat of Punjab.
Chasing a mammoth score of 190, Gujarat’s start has not been anything special. The team’s opener Wade got out after scoring only 6 runs. After his dismissal, Shibhan Gill and Sai Sudarshan, who played their first match in IPL today, took over the reins of the team. Both shared a partnership of 101 runs. Meanwhile, Sai Sudarshan got out after scoring 35 runs. After his dismissal, Pandya and Shibhan Gill took over the team and took it forward. Gill played an innings of 96 runs. In the end, Rahul Tiotia hit two consecutive sixes to give Gujarat the win.
Earlier, Punjab Kings (PBKS) set a target of 190 runs to Gujarat Titans thanks to Liam Livingstone (64) and Shikhar Dhawan (35). Punjab scored 189 runs for the loss of 9 wickets in 20 overs. Dhawan and Livingstone had a successful partnership of 52 runs off 32 balls for the team.
Rashid Khan has the most three hits for Gujarat. Along with this, Darshan Nalkande took two wickets while Mohammad Shami, Hardik Pandya and Lokky Ferguson took one wicket each.