Thinking Outside the Box: The 9-Player Bowling Strategy That Stunned the Opponents

IPL 2023 PBKS vs LSG KL Rahul: Lucknow Supergiant beat Punjab Kings by 56 runs in Mohali. Batting first, Lucknow scored 257 runs. This is the second highest team score in IPL history. Punjab players were bowled out for 201 runs. Not one but many records were set in the 38th match of IPL 2023. Interestingly, Lucknow used a total of 9 bowlers in this match. In 2016, he planned in the same way as Royal Challengers Bangalore’s strategy.

Captain KL Rahul used 9 bowlers in a single match against Punjab. At this time Yash Thakur gave away 37 runs in 3.5 overs and took 4 wickets. Naveen Ul Haq took 3 wickets for 30 runs in 4 overs. Ravi Bishnoi scored 41 runs in 4 overs and took 2 wickets. Marcus Stoinis took 1 wicket for 21 runs in 1.5 overs. Apart from these, no bowler could take wickets. Kyle Meyers, Ayush Badoni, Avesh Khan, Amit Mishra and Krunal Pandya also bowled.

This is the second time in IPL history that a team has used 9 bowlers in a single match. Earlier in IPL 2016 Royal Challengers Bangalore used 9 bowlers against Gujarat Lions. RCB who batted first in this match scored 248 runs. At this time Gujarat players were all out for 104 runs. Stuart Binny, Srinath Aravind, Yuzvendra Chahal, Shane Watson, Chris Jordan, Varun Aaron, Virat Kohli, Chris Gayle and Sachin Baby bowled for RCB in this match.

Please tell me that Lucknow scored the second highest score in IPL history. The highest team score in the history of IPL was recorded by RCB. RCB scored 263 runs against Pune Warriors in 2013. Chris Gayle scored an unbeaten 175 off 66 balls for RCB in this match. He hit 13 fours and 17 sixes. This time Marcus Stoinis scored 72 runs in 40 balls for Lucknow.

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