IPL 2022: Andre Russell played a match-winning role in KKR’s victory over SRH.© BCCI / IPL
The versatile kolkata Knight Riders, Andre Russell, crossed 2,000 runs in the Indian Premier League (IPL) on Saturday. He achieved this feat during his team’s match against Sunrisers Hyderabad at the MCA Stadium in Pune. During the match he played a solid unbeaten 49 * in 28 balls, which included 3 fours and 4 sixes. Russell has had a solid IPL season so far, with 330 runs in 11 overs at an average of 41.25. His individual best score is 70 *.
He has scored one half-century in the tournament so far.
At the match, a 63 runs between Sam Billings (34) and Andre Russell Kolkata propelled Knight Riders to a solid 177/6 in their 20 overs here at the MCA Stadium in Pune on Saturday.
It was a solid day for KKR with a bat, as everyone made useful contributions that took the side to a solid score. Umran Malik was the bowlers’ choice for SRH and once again impressed with three scalps in his kitty.
Russell then also played with the ball and took three wickets as SRH was limited to 123/8 as KKR recorded an important victory of 54 runs.
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