IPL 2022 : Lucknow beat Chennai by six wickets

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Another exciting contest comes to an end as Lucknow Super Giants beat Chennai Super Kings by six wickets in the Indian Premier League match on Thursday.

Lucknow finished the 211-run chase, which was the fourth-highest in the history of the competition, with three balls to spare.

Ayush Badoni, the superstar from Lucknow hit the winning runs, while Evin Lewis, who also returned unbeaten played a match-winning 23-ball 55, which featured six 4s and three 6s.

The game took a twist in the penultimate over of the Lucknow innings, which was bowled by Shivam Dube.

The medium pacer conceded 25 runs in the over, leaving rookie Mukesh Choudhary to defend 9 runs in his final over.

Meanwhile, Dwayne Bravo created history in the contest as he dismissed Deepak Hooda 13 (8) to become the leading wicket-taker in the history of the tournament.

Quinton de Kock also made a vital contribution at the top, scoring 61 off 45 balls before getting out to Dwaine Pretorius.

Earlier in the evening Robin Uthappa and Shivam Dube helped CSK pile 210/7 after being invited to bat first. In response, LSG have got off to a brilliant start with KL Rahul and Quinton de Kock adding 99 runs for the first wicket. Rahul was dismissed on 40 (26).

(Source: Hindustan Times)