IPL 2022: Pat Cummins fumbles before completing a relay catch with Shivam Mavi.
Pat Cummins of the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and colleague Shivam Mavi completed a relay catch to dismiss Rajasthan Royals’ Riyan Parag in their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 match on Monday. In the 18th over of their innings, Parag sought to clean up Sunil Narine by smashing a full delivery right down the ground.
Pat Cummins came in from long-range to collect the ball because he didn’t get enough on it. He stumbled as he approached the boundary rope, but managed to hurl the ball to Shivam Mavi before collapsing to the ground.
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Jos Buttler hit 103 off 61 conveyances to require the Royals to a 217/5 add up to after winning the hurl and choosing to bat. It was his third century within the IPL and his moment of the season. Both Sanju Samson (38 off 19) and Shimron Hetmyer contributed essentially (26 off 13).
Shreyas Iyer (85 off 51) and Aaron Finch (58 off 28) gave KKR a extraordinary begin after losing Narine early, but Yuzvendra Chahal took five wickets, counting a hat-trick, to guarantee the Royals effectively guarded their target.
In a thrilling chase, KKR came up just seven runs short.
RR moved into second place in the IPL 2022 points table with the win. Meanwhile, KKR is ranked sixth.