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KKR vs Punjab Match 42

KKR vs Punjab – A Night of Records: Punjab Kings Crush KKR with Highest T20 Chase

KKR vs Punjab

KKR vs Punjab – The match between KKR and PBKS on April 26th, 2024, was a historic one for a few reasons:

  • Highest Successful T20 Chase: Punjab Kings chased down a mammoth total of 261 runs set by KKR. This is the highest successful chase in the history of T20 cricket anywhere in the world!
  • Six Fest: Both teams went big on sixes. KKR smashed 18 sixes in their innings, while PBKS chased it down with a staggering 24 sixes. This match holds the record for the most sixes hit in a T20 game.

KKR vs Punjab – Match Summary:

  • KKR Batting: KKR openers, Phil Salt and Sunil Narine, got off to a flying start with a 138-run partnership. While Andre Russell and Shreyas Iyer provided a late flourish, KKR finished with 261/6.
  • PBKS Batting: Jonny Bairstow anchored the chase with a brilliant unbeaten century (108*). He was well-supported by the openers, with Prabhsimran Singh scoring a quickfire 50 before his dismissal. Shashank Singh finished things off with a brutal knock of 68 runs from just 28 balls, including 8 sixes. PBKS chased down the target with 8 wickets and 8 balls to spare.

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