Yashasvi Jaiswal in motion for Rajasthan Royals in IPL 2023© BCCI
It was a Yashasvi Jaiswal present on the Eden Gardens because the teen broke the document for the quickest fifty within the Indian Premier League (IPL) through the match towards Kolkata Knight Riders on Thursday. Jaiswal seemed in very good contact as he scored his half century in 13 balls – one ball lower than the earlier document held by KL Rahul and Pat Cummins. It was sufficient to clinch the victory for Rajasthan Royals and it was Rahul who led the tributes for the opener on social media.
— Okay L Rahul (@klrahul) May 11, 2023
Yashasvi Jaiswal continued his sensational run within the IPL by smashing the quickest fifty in match historical past after Yuzvendra Chahal grew to become the all-time main wicket-taker as Rajasthan Royals cruised to a nine-wicket win over Kolkata Knight Riders to resurrect their playoff hopes on Thursday.
It was Yashasvi Jaiswal’s night time. Well performed, @ybj_19
— KolkataKnightRiders (@KKRiders) May 11, 2023
Chahal grew to become IPL’s main wicket-taker earlier than finishing an excellent 4/25 as RR restricted KKR to a below-par 149/8 on the Eden Gardens On a day KKR batters struggled to time the ball, 21-year-old Jaiswal confirmed the best way by citing quickest fifty within the historical past of IPL in simply 13 balls, bettering the earlier document held by KL Rahul and Pat Cummins (14 balls every).
Wow @ybj_19 ! @IPL
Get him within the the 🇮🇳 crew now @BCCI ! Yashasvi Jaiswal @JioCinema
— @BrettLee_58 (@BrettLee_58) May 11, 2023
With the modest chase, Jaiswal remained two runs shy of a century (98 from 47 balls), a knock studded with 12 fours and 5 sixes as RR cantered to victory 13.1 overs.
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Jaiswal turns into the primary Player to win 4 POTM awards in IPL 2023. pic.twitter.com/MV3IjOsU0Y
— Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) May 11, 2023
Samson gave high quality help to the southpaw with a 48 not out from 29 balls because the duo shared an unbroken match-winning partnership of 121 runs off simply 69 balls.
The win with 41 balls to spare additionally took them to 3rd spot (12 factors from 12 matches), giving an enormous enhance to their internet run-rate (0.0633) because the play-off race heats up.
It is all however over for KKR who slipped to seventh place (10 factors, 12 matches).
(With PTI inputs)
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