Twitter reactions: Varun Chakravarthy wreaks havoc after Jason Roy’s beautiful fifty as KKR thrash RCB in IPL 2023
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) lastly ended their 4-match shedding streak after registering a classy victory towards Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in Match 36 of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 on Wednesday.
Put in to bat, the Knight Riders began off their innings with a bang, with opener Jason Roy smashing an incredible half-century, scoring 56 runs off 29 balls, together with 5 sixes. Skipper Nitish Rana additionally performed an important position with 48 runs off 21 balls that includes 4 sixes. Different batters chipped in with some helpful contributions as KKR completed at 200/5 in 20 overs.
For the Challengers, ace Sri Lankan spinner Wanindu Hasaranga was probably the most profitable bowler, taking 2 wickets for twenty-four runs in his 4 overs. Vijaykumar Vyshak additionally shined with the ball and bagged a few scalps.
In response, RCB received off to an honest begin, with stand-in captain Virat Kohli main his facet from the entrance and scoring 54 runs off 37 balls. Nonetheless, not one of the different batters may contribute considerably, and RCB misplaced wickets at common intervals.
Mahipal Lomror‘s 34 runs off 18 balls and Dinesh Karthik’s 22 runs off 18 balls had been the one different notable contributions from RCB’s batting lineup. Finally, the hosts solely managed to attain 179/8 of their 20 overs, falling in need of the goal by 21 runs.
For KKR, thriller spinner Varun Chakravarthy was their choose of the bowlers, choosing up a sensational three-wicket haul whereas conceding solely 27 runs in his quota of 4 overs. Suyash Sharma additionally bowled nicely, taking 2 wickets for 30 runs in his 4 overs.
Right here is how Twitter reacted:
𝘼𝙣𝙙 𝙩𝙝𝙖𝙩’𝙨 𝙤𝙪𝙧 𝙥𝙪𝙧𝙨𝙪𝙞𝙩 𝙤𝙛 𝙝𝙖𝙥𝙥𝙮𝙣𝙚𝙨𝙨 💜 pic.twitter.com/WWXLnFMipj
— KolkataKnightRiders (@KKRiders) April 26, 2023
A setback immediately however we’ll mud ourselves off and bounce again. 🙌
These #AaaarCeeBee #AaarCeeBee chants even after we wanted 24 off the final ball will probably be our motivation as we put together for our lengthy away leg. #PlayBold #ನಮ್ಮRCB #IPL2023 #RCBvKKR pic.twitter.com/Rfg3DAN3me
— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) April 26, 2023
Effectively accomplished @KKRiders what a win . Prime knock captain @NitishRana_27 and Varun very good bowling @chakaravarthy29 ⭐️❤️
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) April 26, 2023
All batsman aside from Faf,Kohli and Maxwell in RCB #RCBvKKR pic.twitter.com/SQ2CVX4gkh
— Anurag Dwivedi 🏏 (@AnuragxCricket) April 26, 2023
RCB By no means Win IPL Trophy.. Haarcb#ViratKohli #RCBvKKR #IPL2023#KKRvRCB #KKRvsRCB #RCBvsKKR pic.twitter.com/2Bi4CcYT0G
— Vishwajit Patil (@_VishwajitPatil) April 26, 2023
KKR vs RCB within the final 5 video games in Chinnaswamy:
— Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) April 26, 2023
Appreciated the way in which Nitish Rana led the facet. On the Bangaluru pitch utilizing spin to the most effective impact. Effectively accomplished spinners too #KKR
— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) April 26, 2023
Varun Chakravarthy dedicates his Participant Of The Match award to his new born child and spouse.
– When Harsha requested when he’d see his new child, Varun replied “after the IPL”. pic.twitter.com/Cm5VqL4MEW
— Mufaddal Vohra (@mufaddal_vohra) April 26, 2023
Sturdy efficiency by Kolkata Knight Riders: https://t.co/0HbLn828J5
#cricket #RCBvKKR #ipl2023 #CricketTwitter pic.twitter.com/nX9rjyxXrC
— CricketTimes.com (@CricketTimesHQ) April 26, 2023
#KKR towards Haarcb be like :
Defeat !!😂#RCBvKKR #IPL2023#IPLonJioCinema #KKRvRCB pic.twitter.com/TMD5XyJQca
— sʜᴜʙʜᴀᴍ ᴋᴜᴍᴀʀ | ɪɴᴅɪᴀ🇮🇳🇮🇳 (@_Mr_Shubham__) April 26, 2023