Lucknow Super Giants vs Gujarat Titans IPL 2022 Highlights: KL Rahul’s Lucknow Super Giants take on Hardik Pandya-led Gujarat Titans in an Indian Premier League match. Follow LSG vs GT highlights here.
LSG vs GT, Match Review:
Rashid Khan and R Sai Kishore ran through the LSG middle order after Yash Dayal struck twice and Mohammed Shami got the wicket of KL Rahul. Gujarat Titans beat LSG by 62 runs to become the first team to qualify for IPL 2022 playoffs.
Chasing 145, LSG were bowled out for 82. Shubman Gill struck an important fifty for GT after Avesh Khan got the wickets of Matthew Wade and Hardik Pandya to put Lucknow Super Giants on top. Gujarat Titans captain Hardik Pandya won the toss and opted to bat first against Lucknow Super Giants in an IPL 2022 match at the MCA stadium in Pune.
Rashid Khan (3.5-0-24-4) comes up for a chat. The Afghan says that the couple of games which didn’t go his way was due to his line and length. Shares that the wicket was helping in this match and he was bowling in the right areas. Mentions that the fast bowlers set the platform in the Powerplay, which helped the spinners to add more pressure. States that this is the crucial part of the competition, they have won, but it’s all about the process and they have to still keep learning. Tells that he enjoyed the wicket of Jason Holder the most as the West Indian could have taken the game away, so he had planned to bowl that leggie.
KL Rahul, the captain of Lucknow, starts by saying that they knew it was a tricky wicket as that is how it has played here in the last couple of games. Praises his bowling group for restricting Gujarat to under 150 and feels that they should have batted a lot better. He opines that there were some poor shot selections. Hopes that they will learn from their mistakes. Feels that losses like these keep reminding you to turn up with your best performance and keep doing the best. Mentions that starting well in the Powerplay was the key as the pitch was offering good grip and scoring runs after the first six overs would have been tough. KL doesn’t want to overanalyze a game like this. States that they want energy and intensity in the field and he is content with what they achieved in the field this evening.