380659-kolkattaSunrisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight Riders: 25th match on Friday IPL 2022 was played between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kolkata Knight Riders at the Brabourne Stadium. Hyderabad won the toss and decided to bowl first. Batting first, Kolkata scored 175 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in 20 overs. In reply, Hyderabad started poorly. But half-centuries from Rahul Tripathi and Aiden Markram helped Hyderabad win the match by seven wickets. Sunrisers have won the third match in a row in the tournament. Hyderabad scored 176 runs in 17.5 overs for the loss of 3 wickets.

The first wicket of Hyderabad fell in the form of Abhishek Sharma (93). Captain Kane Williamson was dismissed for 17 runs in 16 balls. Rahul Tripathi scored 71 runs in 37 balls and Markram scored 68 runs in 36 balls.

Earlier Calcutta had a bad start. Aaron Finch was dismissed after scoring 7 runs. Venkatesh Iyer (6) and Naren (6) also returned to the pavilion. Captain Shreyas was dismissed for 28 runs. Wicketkeeper-batsman Sheldon Jackson was dismissed for 7 runs. Nitish Rana played an important innings of 54 runs in 36 balls. Natarajan took three and Malik took two. Rana remained the top scorer for the team with 54 runs. Russell played an innings of 49 not out in 25 balls.