IPL 2022: Kolkata Knight Riders player Pat Cummins is in discussion. Cummins scored the fastest fifty in IPL against Mumbai Indians. He completed his fifty in just 14 balls. Mumbai lost this match by 5 wickets. Cummins scored 35 runs in the 16th over of KKR’s innings. He made Daniel Sam’s condition worse.
Batting first, Mumbai set a target of 162 runs in KKR vs Mumbai. In reply, KKR chased down the target in 16 overs. Cummins came to bat for Kolkata at number seven. During this, he played an innings of 56 not out in 15 balls. Cummins’s innings included 6 sixes and 4 fours. Cummins’ innings is no less than a nightmare for Mumbai bowler Sams. Watch this video of how Pat Cummins scored 35 runs in an over from Daniel Sams:
Daniel Sams of Mumbai came in the 16th over. Meanwhile Cummins was on strike. Cummins welcomed Sams with a six off the first ball of the over. On the second ball, he hit Chogo for a four. After this, he hit two consecutive sixes on the third and fourth balls. The umpire then declared the fifth ball a no ball. Cummins took two runs on this. After this, he hit a four on the fifth ball and a six on the last ball. In this way a total of 35 runs came in this over.
Cummins played an important role in KKR’s victory. After winning the match, captain Shreyas Iyer also praised Cummins.