Due to which player KKR avoided being eliminated from IPL 2021, the captain revealed

Due to which player KKR avoided being eliminated from IPL 2021, the captain revealed

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) would have been eliminated from IPL 2021, but due to Caribbean all-rounder Sunil Narine, Kolkata's team remains in the 14th season of IPL. KKR captain Eoin Morgan, ahead of the Qualifier 2 match against Delhi Capitals, said that the team's aggressive play has brought momentum in their favor in the second leg of IPL 2021.

Kolkata Knight Riders did not perform well in the first leg of IPL 2021, but their performance picked up pace in the second leg in the UAE and the team made it to the playoffs, where the team has reached Qualifier 2. After winning Qualifier 2, the team will travel to the final, but before this, captain Eoin Morgan has told how Sunil Narine has saved the team from being eliminated.

The credit for KKR's performance goes largely to Caribbean all-rounder Sunil Narine, who played an all-rounder against Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Eliminator match. Morgan said of Narine, "I think he is fantastic. With both bat and ball, his impact on the game is huge. He changed the pace of the match. When he came out to bat, he turned the match towards us." Diya. Narine bowled well, for which he is known."

The Kolkata team captain further said, "In the first leg of the tournament we were trying to implement Brendon McCullum's mantra of playing positively and aggressively. In the first leg it did not happen, but in the second leg we were aggressive. Played brand cricket." Kolkata team qualified for the playoffs by winning 7 out of 14 matches due to their better net run rate, where KKR defeated RCB in the Eliminator match.

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Rohit Sharma left behind, Bangladeshi all-rounder made record in T20 World Cup

Rohit Sharma left behind, Bangladeshi all-rounder made record in T20 World Cup

 Forced to play a qualifier match in the ICC T20 World Cup, Bangladesh came out to play against PNG in a do or die match on Thursday. The Bangladesh team was on the verge of being out of the tournament due to the loss of the first match. Batting first after winning the toss, the team scored 181 runs for the loss of 7 wickets in 20 overs. In this match, captain Mahmudullah scored a brilliant half-century while Shakib Al Hasan played an innings of 46 runs. During this innings, he achieved a special achievement.

Against PNG, Bangladesh captain won the toss and decided to bat first. The team did not start well but the team's most experienced player Shakib Al Hasan took over the innings and scored 46 important runs for the team. The captain scored 50 runs off 28 balls and played a key role in taking the team to a challenging score.

Shakib is ahead of Rohit Sharma

Shakib has now reached the sixth position in the list of batsmen who have scored the most runs in the T20 World Cup. He left behind Indian opener Rohit Sharma. He scored 46 runs in 37 balls against PNG. Thanks to this innings, he took the runs in the World Cup to 675 runs. Rohit has scored 673 runs in the tournament. Shakib managed to overtake him by two runs. However, till now India has not played a single match in this World Cup.

Most T20 World Cup runs

Former Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene has 1016 runs in 31 innings and is at the top of the list. West Indies' explosive batsman Chris Gayle (920) is at number two. In third place is former Sri Lankan opener Tillakaratne Dilshan with 897 runs. The fourth number comes from India's current captain Virat Kohli (777). Former South Africa captain AB de Villiers is at number five with 717 runs.

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