Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) team is playing its most important match of IPL 2022. He needs to win this match to stay in the race for the playoffs. In the match (RCB vs GT) Gujarat Titans captain Hardik Pandya won the toss and decided to bat. Till the time of writing the news, Gujarat has scored 38 runs for 2 wickets against RCB in the first 6 overs of powerplay. Wriddhiman Saha is playing 21 and Hardik Pandya is scoring 0 runs. RCB has won 7 out of 13 matches before this. At the same time, Gujarat has won 10 out of 13 matches. That is, this match is the last match of the league round for both.
Going to bat first, Gujarat's start was not good. Shubman Gill was dismissed in the third over after scoring a run off 4 balls. His wicket went too fast bowler Jose Hazlewood. But this wicket is said to be more of Maxwell. He took a brilliant catch while diving in the air at the slips. Harbhajan Singh, who was commentating on the match, even called him Udta Maxi. After this Virat Kohli hugged him. This wicket is also important because Gill has scored more than 400 runs in the current season.
Even a wicket
Glenn Maxwell also got the team a wicket in his first over after catching a brilliant catch. This off-spinner left-handed batsman Matthew Wade was dismissed lbw. He scored 16 runs in 13 balls. Hits 2 fours and a six. This is Wade's 8th match of the current season, but he has not been able to score a single half-century so far. Has scored 114 runs at an average of 14. This match is being played at Wankhede Stadium.
Talking about IPL 2022, so far 2 teams have reached the playoffs. This includes Gujarat Titans and Lucknow Super Giants. At the same time, 3 teams Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings, and Kolkata Knight Riders have been out. If the RCB team wins today's match, then Punjab Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad will also be out. In such a situation, there will be a fight for the remaining 2 spots between only 3 teams.