In the double-header match held on Sunday in IPL 2022, where Delhi Capitals and Rajasthan Royals tasted victory, Kolkata Knight Riders and Lucknow Super Giants had to face defeat.
With this victory of the Rajasthan Royals, this team has also come to the first position in the points table by taking a long jump. Along with the team, the players of Rajasthan Royals have also been ahead in taking the most wickets.
Let us tell you that in every season of IPL, the bowler who takes the most wickets is awarded the Purple Cap.
Rajasthan Royals Bowlers Ahead In Purple Cap list
After the double-header match of IPL 2022 on Sunday, along with the points table, the list of Purple Cap has also been reversed.
After leading the Purple Cap race for several days, KKR’s Umesh Yadav was overtaken by Rajasthan Royals’ Yuzvendra Chahal.
In the 20th match of IPL 2022, the batsmen of Lucknow Super Giants could not run in front of the bowlers of Rajasthan Royals.
On behalf of Rajasthan Royals, Yuzvendra Chahal has come first in the Purple List of the highest wicket-takers in IPL 2022 by taking 4 wickets.
At the same time, Umesh Yadav of KKR, who has been ahead for several days, has slipped to the second position on this list.
At the same time, in the 19th match of IPL 2022 played on Sunday, Delhi Capitals defeated KKR by 44 runs. Kuldeep Yadav also took 4 wickets for Delhi Capitals and with this, he has also come third in the list of Purple Cap.
With Kuldeep Yadav’s move to the third position, Vanindu Hasaranga lost a place and moved from third to fourth.
In the list of Purple Cap of IPL 2022, Rajasthan Royals bowler Yuzvendra Chahal has come on top with 11 wickets. On the other hand, Umesh Yadav has slipped to the second position with 10 wickets.
Kuldeep Yadav has also jumped in this list to third place with 10 wickets. On the other hand, Vanindu Hasaranga has suffered a big loss and has moved from third to fourth place with 8 wickets.
At the same time, Avesh Khan is in fifth place with 8 wickets.
Chahal Showed A Stellar Performance
In the 20th match of IPL 2022, Rajasthan Royals, who came to bat after losing the toss, had set a target of 166 runs in front of Lucknow SuperGiants, instead of which the Lucknow SuperGiants, who came to bat, had a very poor start.
After this, none of the batsmen of Lucknow Super Giants could stand for long in front of the bowlers of the Rajasthan Royals. In this match, Yuzvendra Chahal, bowling brilliantly, managed to take 4 wickets for 41 runs in 4 overs.
It is because of these 4 wickets that Chahal has come first in the Purple List.