Mumbai: Sunrisers Hyderabad will face Royal Challengers Bangalore (SRH vs RCB) in the 54th match of IPL 2022. Bangalore team won the toss and decided to bat first. The team got off to a bad start and Virat Kohli got out on the very first ball. Still the team scored 192 runs. Dinesh Karthik is playing the role of finisher for Bangalore this season and in this match too he did wonders with the bat.
Wicket-keeper batsman Dinesh Karthik hit a hat-trick six in the last over. He hit a six at mid-wicket against Afghanistan’s Fazalhaq Farooqui in the third ball. Karthik’s shot went into the hands of Rahul Tripathi fielding there, but the ball went through his hands and Bangalore got 6 runs. Next ball hit a six over long on. Farooqui bowls a slow third ball but Karthik sends it outside the deep mid-wicket boundary line. He did not stop here and also hit a four on the last ball of the over.
When Dinesh Karthik came out to bat on the pitch, Bangalore’s score was 159 runs in 18.2 overs. Only 8 balls were left in the innings. Karthik played two consecutive dot balls, but even after this the team reached 192 runs. He also hit a six against Karthik Tyagi in the last ball of the 19th over. Dinesh Karthik scored 30 runs in his 8-ball innings with four sixes and a four.
Along with this, captain Faf du Plessis played an unbeaten innings of 73 runs for Bangalore. This was the reason that even after the fall of the wicket on the first ball, the team scored 192 runs for 3 wickets. There was a 105-run partnership for the second wicket between Rajat Patidar and du Plessis. Patidar missed a half-century and was dismissed for 48 runs.