𝕁𝕚𝕠𝕋𝕧𝕧𝕚𝕟𝕖𝕖 – In the Indian Premier League, Royal Challengers Bangalore fast bowler Mohammed Siraj became the first bowler to bowl two consecutive over the maiden. He dismissed three Kolkata batsmen within 9 balls on Wednesday night.
He took 3 wickets for 8 runs in this match. Mohammed Siraj’s spell at one time was 2 overs, two maidens, and 3 wickets. Simultaneously, RCB captain Virat Kohli has also made a record in his name. He has become the second batsman to hit 500 fours in IPL cricket history.
Kolkata team won the toss and decided to bat in this match and the same RCB bowler Mohammed Siraj threw the second over of the innings. In that over, Siraj sent Kolkata batsman Rahul Tripathi and Nitish Rana to the pavilion.
He also made Tom Banton his victim in the next over. Banton was caught by AB de Villiers with a back catch. And Kolkata’s team could score only 84 runs in 20 overs at the loss of e-cricket.
— Javeed.H (@JaveedH16) October 21, 2020
Kolkata Knight Riders have the second-lowest score in the IPL. Earlier, Kolkata had the lowest score of 67 runs in IPL against Mumbai Indians in 2008. This is the third time for Kolkata when it could not reach the triple digits.
He was awarded the Man of the MATCH award for his outstanding performance. Shikhar Dhawan is at number one in terms of hitting the most fours in IPL history. Shikhar Dhawan has so far hit the entire IPL 575 fours.
And then comes Virat Kohli’s number. He is Suresh Raina at number three, he has hit 493 fours in IPL history so far. While Gautam Gambhir is at number four with 492 fours and David Warner at number five with 485 fours.
— IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) October 21, 2020
The special thing is that the record of scoring two consecutive centuries in IPL history is also recorded in the name of Shikhar Dhawan. This achievement is also special for Mohammed Siraj because his IPL economy rate was 9.29 against Kolkata Knight Riders.
Which was also the worst of 92 bowlers with more than 100 overs. While his economy rate was 2.00 in this match against KKR. Which is the best in any match in IPL 2020.
Apart from Mohammed Siraj, RCB batsman AB de Villiers has also made an achievement in his name. AB de Villiers caught Rahul Tripathi and Tom Banton in the match against Kolkata. And with this, he has scored a century of catches in the IPL.