IPL 2023, LSG vs PBKS: In IPL 2023, a unique incident was witnessed in the match being played between Lucknow Super Giants and Punjab Kings. In this match, Punjab Kings won the toss and decided to bowl first. This incident happened in the 15th over of Lucknow Super Giants’ innings when the same bowler and the same fielder took two wickets in the same over.
Kagiso Rabada took two wickets in two balls
Kagiso Rabada came to bowl the 15th over for Punjab Kings in the first innings. Rabada made Lucknow batsman Krunal Pandya walk on the second ball of his over. Krunal Pandya swung the bat towards the leg side off Rabada and the ball reached the hands of Shah Rukh Khan on the boundary line and he took a brilliant catch. Its next ball was a wide ball and on the third ball of the over, another left-handed batsman from Lucknow, Nicholas Pooran, turned the bat towards the leg side, the ball once again went into the hands of Shahrukh Khan.
In this way the same bowler and the same fielder took 2 wickets in 2 balls. Shahrukh Khan caught both great catches. On the other hand, while bowling in this match, Rabada took 2 wickets in 4 overs by spending 34 runs with an economy of 8.50.
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Rahul’s bat in the match
In this match, Lucknow Super Giants captain KL Rahul appeared in excellent form. KL Rahul, who came on the opening, scored an inning of 74 runs taking 56 balls. His innings included a total of 8 fours and 1 six. This was the first half-century of IPL 2023 with the bat of Rahul. Through this match, KL Rahul also completed his 4,000 runs in IPL. Rahul also became the fastest batsman to score 4,000 runs in IPL.
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