IPL News: The 21st match of IPL 2021 was played between Kolkata Knight Riders and Punjab Kings at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. during this match, Kolkata Knight Riders captain Eoin Morgan decided to bowl first after winning the toss. The Punjab team, who came out to bat first, appeared scattered ahead of the Kolkata bowlers.
Punjab’s team didn’t get an honest start within the first innings and their 3 wickets fell for 42 runs. But during the match, there was an event which is now getting disputed. After the video of this incident on social media, questions also are being raised on KKR.
IPL News: Kolkata Knight Riders
The incident is of the time when the Punjab Kings team’s score was 47 runs for the loss of three wickets in 9.4 overs. Putting on the 10th over of the innings, Kolkata’s Prasidh Krishna and at the crease were Punjab’s Australian all-rounder Moises Henriques. Then something happened within the match whose video is now being shared quite lot on social media.
In fact, at the time when the innings was over, some gestures were made through the numbers from the dressing room of Kolkata Knight Riders. These gestures were being made to offer some indication to Captain Morgan. However, earlier, while playing for England, Morgan has been caught in controversy over gestures from the dressing room.
IPL News: Punjab Kings’ fourth defeat within the tournament
Talking about the match, the team of Punjab Kings, who came bent bat first, came to Mayank Agarwal’s 31 runs and Ravi Bishnoi’s 30-run innings came to 123 for 9 wickets in 20 overs. While bowling from Kolkata Knight Riders, the Prasidh Krishna (Prasidh Krishna) took 3 and Naren and Pat Cummins took 2-2 wickets.
After this, Rahul Tripathi scored 41 runs for the Kolkata Knight Riders team within the second innings to chase the target and therefore the captain Eoin Morgan’s superb innings of 47 runs by losing 5 wickets in 16.4 overs. Scored 126 and won by 5 wickets to make it to number five within the points table. Bowling for the Punjab team, Moises Henriques, Mohammed Shami, Arshdeep Singh and Deepak Hooda took 1-1 wickets.