New Delhi. Chennai Super Kings beat Delhi Capitals by a huge margin of 91 runs to register their fourth win of IPL 2022. Kolkata Knight Riders have suffered a big loss due to this victory of CSK. MS Dhoni-led CSK, which has gained momentum after poor form, has moved up from 9th to 8th position in the points table after this win, while KKR slipped one place to 9th position. Both CSK and KKR have 88 points in 11 matches, but the run rate of CSK is better than that of KKR. Both the teams won 4 out of 11 matches. CSK’s playoff hopes are still pending.
At the same time, Lucknow Super Giants has captured the top. Gujarat Titans, which remained on top for a long time, lagged behind Lucknow in terms of run rate. Both won 8 matches in 11 matches. Rajasthan Royals is on the third position and after winning over Sunrisers Hyderabad, Royal Challengers Bangalore also have 14 points equal to Rajasthan. RCB is at the fourth position after Rajasthan on the basis of run rate.
Butler and Chahal continue to dominate
Delhi Capitals 5th, Sunrisers Hyderabad 6th and Punjab Kings 7th. Mumbai Indians, the most team in IPL history, is at the bottom 10th position. Mumbai is already out of the playoff race, but it can spoil the game of other teams.
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On the other hand, Jos Buttler of Rajasthan has the Orange Cap. Butler made 618 in 11 matches. In which 3 centuries and 3 half-centuries are included. Butler has overtaken second-ranked KL Rahul in the Orange Cap race. Rahul scored 451 runs in 11 matches. On the other hand, Yuzvendra Chahal of Rajasthan has a purple cap. Chahal took 22 wickets in 11 matches. Chahal is facing a tough competition in this race from Wanindu Hasaranga, who is in second place with 21 wickets in 12 matches.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : May 09, 2022, 06:48 IST