The 31st match of IPL 2024 has been quite exciting. This match played between Rajasthan Royals and Kolkata Knight Riders was a match for money. Rajasthan won this match by chasing the biggest run in history. Batting first, Kolkata gave Rajasthan a target of 224 runs. A flurry of records have been set in this one match. Not just one or two but many records have been made in this match.

Biggest run chase before this match

Let us tell you that in this match, Kolkata Knight Riders, batting first, made a big score against Rajasthan. Thanks to Sunil Narayan’s brilliant century, Kolkata could score 223 runs. Which Rajasthan has achieved. Even before this run chase, Rajasthan had the record of chasing the biggest score. Rajasthan chased the target of 224 runs against Kings XI Punjab in IPL 2020. Now Rajasthan has achieved the target of 224 runs against Kolkata also.

Butler made these 2 records

The hero of Rajasthan’s victory was Josh Butler, who scored a brilliant century. Butler has now reached second place in terms of scoring most centuries in IPL. Virat Kohli has the most centuries in his name in IPL. King Kohli has scored 8 centuries in IPL, now by scoring a century against Kolkata, Butler has reached second place in this list with 7 centuries. Apart from this, Josh Butler has become the first batsman to score 3 centuries while chasing. Till now in IPL no batsman has been able to score 3 centuries while chasing.

Sunil Narayan may have made a unique record of defeat of Kolkata Knight Riders in this match, but KKR all-rounder Sunil Narayan has made a record in his name which no one had been able to do till date. Sunil scored a century for the first time in this match, after this when Kolkata came to bowl, Sunil Narayan took 2 wickets and also took a catch, becoming the first player to do so. Till date no player has been able to score a century, at least one wicket and take at least one catch in a match.

Prakash Gupta

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