New Delhi | Jagran Sports Desk: Kolkata Knight Riders defeated MS Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings by 10 runs in game 21 of Indian Premier League to gain third position on IPL points table. Kolkata squad nudged RCB to move one place higher on the points table while Chennai side is placed at fifth position having lost four out of six matches in the tournament. 

Kolkata currently have six points with net runrate of +000.2 while Chennai have only four points with net runrate of -0.371. Rohit Sharma's Mumbai Indians hold the top spot with 8 points and a net run rate of +1.488 while Shreyas Aiyer's Delhi Capital is on second spot with 2 points and a net run rate of +1.060. Have a look at the Points table

Who holds the Orange cap?

KL Rahul continues top the list of highest run scorer of the tournament. He has amassed 302 runs in five matches with an average of 75.50. He is followed by Faf du Plessis and Mayank Agarwal who have scored 299 and 272 runs respectively. Rohit Sharma and Shane Watson have scored 211 and 185 runs respectively.

Who holds the Purple cap?

Kagiso Rabada holds the purple cap with 12 wickets at an average of 12.50. He is followed by Jasprit Bumrah and Trent Boult who have dismissed 11 and 10 batsmen wt an average of 17.81 and 18.30 respectively.James Pattison and Yuzvendra Chahal have taken 9 and 10 wickets each at an average of 19.88 and 15.44.

Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) will lock horns with  Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) in game  22 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 on Thursday. Both the teams will be eyeing a victory in the exciting match to be played at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium tomorrow.

Posted By: Rakesh Kumar Jha