Cricket Updates (5 April 2024) and Highlights (GT vs PBKS)

GT get a shocking lose in last night match against PBKS. So, hello guys and, welcome to this article, so we have come again with another big update and news. So in this article we where going to discuss  last night IPL matches highlighted. So stay with till end because in this article you will get full information about the last matches and included with that we will going to discuss some latest update about players and teams.

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Cricket Updates (5 April 2024) and Highlights (GT vs PBKS):

New Purple Cap:

Gujarat Titans’ Mohit Sharma moved to the top of the Purple Cap race with 7 wickets, while Chennai Super Kings’ Mustafizur Rahman also slipped to second place with 7 wickets. Lucknow Super Giants’ Mayank Yadav, who overtook Glenn Maxwell, Cameron Green and Rajat Patidar on Tuesday, has dropped to third place, while Yuzvendra Chahal and Khaleel Ahmed are placed fourth and fifth respectively. At just 21, LSG’s Yadav bowled the fastest ball of IPL 2024: a whopping 156.7 kmph in the game against Royal Challengers Bangalore at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium.

Upcoming CSK vs SRH Match:

Pat Cummins-led SRH started their journey this edition with a defeat as they lost the game to two-time champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) by four runs. However, they made a spectacular comeback in their second game and defeated Mumbai Indians by 31 runs at home. The Hyderabad-based franchise could not carry forward the winning momentum and suffered a seven-wicket defeat against Gujarat Titans in their last game.

The upcoming match will be their second home match and they will look to turn things around. On the other hand, defending champions CSK started the season with a bang with two consecutive wins against Royal Challengers Bangalore and Gujarat Titans respectively.

GT vs PBKS Highlight:

Young batsman Shashank Singh’s unbeaten innings led Punjab Kings to a thrilling three-wicket win in the IPL 2024 match against Gujarat Titans on Thursday. Chasing 200, PBKS lost wickets in quick succession but Shashank held on against all odds and scored an unbeaten 61 off 29 balls to guide his team to victory on the last ball.

Apart from them, Ashutosh Sharma and Prabhsimran Singh scored 31 and 35 runs respectively. Noor Ahmed took two wickets from GT. This was PBKS’s second win of IPL 2024. Earlier, Shubman Gill’s strong innings took Gujarat Titans to 199/4 in 20 overs against Punjab Kings. (scorecard).

Gujarat Titans: Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Shubman Gill (c), Sai Sudharshan, Kane Williamson, Vijay Shankar, Azmatullah Omarzai, Rahul Tewatia, Rashid Khan, Noor Ahmad, Umesh Yadav, Darshan Nalkande.

Impact subs list: BR Sharath, Mohit Sharma, Sandeep Warrier, Abhinav Manohar, Manav Suthar

Punjab Kings: Shikhar Dhawan, Jonny Bairstow, Jitesh Sharma (wk), Prabhsimran Singh, Sam Curran, Shashank Singh, Sikandar Raza, Harpreet Brar, Harshal Patel, Kagiso Rabada, Arshdeep Singh.

Impact subs list: Tanay Thyagarajan, Nathan Ellis, Asutosh Sharma, Rahul Chahar, Vidwath Kaverappa

Michael Clarke Reacts on Rishab Pant:

Michael Clarke opened up about Rishabh Pant’s comeback season at the IPL 2024 after KKR crushed DC at Vizag. Even though Delhi Capitals (DC) have had a disappointing start to the Indian Premier League (IPL) season 2024, captain Rishabh Pant is keen to present a strong case to the selectors for the ICC World T20 later this year. Announcing his arrival in the world’s richest T20 league, Pant scored a quickfire half-century against MS Dhoni-starrer Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in Visakhapatnam. Pant’s DC handed the defending champions their first defeat of the new season.

RCB Arrive on Jaispur:

The RCB team reached the pink city Jaipur for their next match of the Indian Premier League 2024. The Faf du Plessis-led side will take on RR at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur on Saturday, April 6. The franchise match was on Thursday, March 4. Day of travel when he flew from Bengaluru to Jaipur.

Bengaluru has played 4 matches in IPL 2024 and has managed to win only 1 game so far in the tournament. Virat Kohli has been the top performer for the franchise with 203 runs in 4 matches. The franchise will be hoping for a change in its fortunes when they face Rajasthan on their home ground.

Shashank Singh:

Shashank Singh produced a match-winning performance for PBKS while chasing the target of 200 against GT, scoring an unbeaten 61 off just 29 balls. Punjab Kings on Thursday recorded a memorable win over Gujarat Titans in a dramatic finish in the 2024 Indian Premier League, largely thanks to the heroics of their uncapped Indian player Shashank Singh. Chasing a challenging score of 200 in Ahmedabad, Shashank performed sensationally with the bat and remained unbeaten on 61 off just 29 balls to secure a much-needed win for the Kings.


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