kkr vs pbks highlights: Punjab wins, one player responds to dismissal; Big mistake for the referees!

The Punjab Kings have activated their IPL play-off chances by beating the mighty Kolkata Knight Riders. Punjab won by five wickets in a brilliant match. With this, the three teams got 10 points each. More games will be crucial to their entry into the play-offs. Mumbai and Kolkata will play Punjab in the play-offs.

Victory Prepared by Batters

Punjab won the draw and chose the field. Mohammad Shami, Arshdeep Singh and Ravi Bishnoi played well. KL Rahul (67) and Mayank Agarwal (40) gave the lead to Shah Rukh Khan (22). Punjab won the draw and chose the field.

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Venkatesh’s fight was in vain

The instability of some batsmen and the lack of greed from bowlers to give up runs was a setback for KKR. Venkatesh Iyer (67) played well, but Shubhman Gill was out by two. Rahul Tripathi (34) and Nitish Rana (31) had 150 runs for the second wicket. Outstanding pitcher Tim Southee hit well and Shivam Mavi came back. At the same time, Venkatesh Iyer couldn’t get the best of hitting.

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Shapeless center row

Despite the victory, Punjab is plagued by a lack of form in the middle order. Nicholas Pooran and Deepak Hooda failed once again. Punjab has been without a replacement since Chris Gayle left the team. Fabian Allen cannot meet the standard. Punjab batsmen must bounce back to ensure victory in the remaining two matches. At the same time, Shah Rukh Khan was able to respond to the long-awaited release.

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The referee’s error failed

Along with the defeat of the players, the referee’s error also hit Kolkata hard. In the 19th final of the match, Rahul Tripathi caught KL Rahul against Shivam Mavi. However, the third referee did not allow the out. The referee assessed that the ball had touched the ground. An error by the referee led to the defeat of KKR. In addition, the lack of form of the players, including Eoin Morgan, led to the defeat of Kolkata.

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