New Delhi, Online Desk. KKR all-rounder Andre Russell batted very well for his team in the 61st match of IPL 2022. In this match against Hyderabad, he scored 49 not out off 28 balls with the help of 4 sixes and 3 fours at a strike rate of 175.00. On the basis of this innings of Russell, KKR scored 177 for 6 in 20 overs. At the same time, on the basis of his innings, Russell also completed his 2000 runs in IPL, as well as he also became the batsman to complete 2000 runs in this league by playing the least number of balls.

Russell completed 2000 runs in IPL by playing the shortest ball

Andra Russell has become the first batsman to complete 2000 runs in IPL by playing the shortest ball. Russell has so far scored 2030 runs in 97 matches in IPL at an average of 30.76 and has a strike rate of 179.17. Russell has hit 10 half-centuries so far and his best score is an unbeaten 88. At the same time, he has hit 137 fours and 175 sixes in this league so far.

Andre Russell breaks Jacques Kallis’s record

Andre Russell has scored 330 runs in 13 matches so far in IPL 2022 at an average of 41.25, his best score is 70 not out. At the same time, in this season, he has taken 14 wickets in 13 matches and his best score has been 4 for 5 runs. Russell has now become the first IPL all-rounder to have taken more than 250 runs and more than 10 wickets in four seasons. At the same time, Jacques Kallis has come at number two in this league in terms of doing such a feat, who did this amazing thrice. This season, Russell overtook Kallis with his performance and came in first place.

Edited By: Sanjay Savern