Punjab Kings vs Rajasthan Royals IPL 2023: Punjab Kings team had to face 4 wicket defeat against Rajasthan Royals. With this, the Punjab Kings team was knocked out of the IPL 2023 playoffs. The batsmen performed very poorly for the Punjab Kings. It was thanks to these players that the Punjab Kings team achieved an embarrassing record. Let’s know about it.
This shameful record happened in the name of Punjab Kings
Punjab Kings did not get off to a good start against Rajasthan Royals. When Prabhsimran Singh, who was running in excellent form, came out after scoring just 2 runs. Following this, Shikhar Dhawan also returned to the arena after scoring 17 runs. At the same time, Atharva Tayde came out after scoring 19 runs. The Punjab Kings team lost a total of 3 wickets on the power play. With this, Punjab Kings team became the most wicket losing team in IPL 2023 power play. Punjab Kings have lost 28 wickets in IPL 2023 power play.
Team who lost the most wickets in IPL 2023 power play:
1. Punjab Kings – 28 wickets
2. Kolkata Horsemen Knights – 28 wickets
3. Capitals of Delhi – 24 wickets
4. Sunrisers Hyderabad – 24 wickets
Punjab Kings was defeated
Batting first, the Punjab Kings team scored 187 runs. Sam Karan scored the most runs for Punjab, scoring 49 runs. At the same time, Jitesh Sharma chipped in 44 runs. Shahrukh Khan scored 41 runs. Chasing a big target, Rajasthan Royals did not get off to a good start as Jos Buttler came off after scoring zero runs. But Yashasvi Jaiswal chipped in with 50 runs, Devdutt Paddikal with 51, Riyan Parag with 20 and Shimron Hetmyer with 46 runs. It was thanks to these players that the Rajasthan team managed to win the match.