The Australian Test skipper joined Venkatesh Iyer with Kolkata on 101-5 while chasing 162 and tore into the Mumbai attack with his 56 off 15 balls as the two-time champions reached their target with four overs and five wickets to spare.
Pat Cummins finishes things off in style!Also brings up the joint fastest half-century in #TATAIPL off 14 deliver… https://t.co/cdIeNOwnom
— IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) 1649266904000
Iyer, a left-hand batsman, had the best seat in the house as Cummins hit six sixes including the winning hit over the fence in a 35-run Daniel Sams over.
Pat came. Pat saw. Pat conquered. 🙌@patcummins30 #KKRHaiTaiyaar #KKRvMI #IPL2022 https://t.co/bPZgOazY4g
— KolkataKnightRiders (@KKRiders) 1649267470000
Cummins’ effort equalled KL Rahul‘s 50 off 14 balls for Kings XI Punjab — now Punjab Kings — in 2018 as Mumbai slipped to their third loss in as many matches.
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