IPL 2022 Qualifier 1: Orange Cap holder Jos Buttler returns to FORM with fourth half-century of IPL 2022 – Watch highlights

IPL 2022 Qualifier 1: Follow IPL 2022 Live Updates – Rajasthan Royals opener and the current Orange cap leader Jos Buttler went on…

IPL 2022 Qualifier 1: Orange Cap holder Jos Buttler returns to FORM with fourth half-century of IPL 2022 - Watch highlights
IPL 2022 Qualifier 1: Orange Cap holder Jos Buttler returns to FORM with fourth half-century of IPL 2022 - Watch highlights

IPL 2022 Qualifier 1: Follow IPL 2022 Live Updates – Rajasthan Royals opener and the current Orange cap leader Jos Buttler went on to produce a matured innings in the much anticipated IPL 2022 Qualifiers 1 against Gujarat Titans at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata. The Rajasthan outfits had a relatively poor start after opener Yashasvi Jaiswal departed early. Jos Buttler blasted a magnificent 89 run to steer his team into registering a healthy target for GT. Follow GT vs RR Live & IPL 2022 Qualifier 1 Live Updates on InsideSport.IN

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IPL 2022 Qualifier 1: Orange Cap holder Jos Buttler returns to FORM with fourth half-century of IPL 2022 – Watch highlights

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Buttler joined the party quite late and targetted the over of Yash Dayal as he comfortably reached his half-century in 41 deliveries. Buttler had previously struggled in his last couple of innings where runs have constantly avoided him. In today’s game against Gujarat Titans, the same process was repeated.

IPL 2022 Qualifier 1: Orange Cap holder Jos Buttler returns to FORM with fourth half-century of IPL 2022 - Watch highlights
IPL 2022 Qualifier 1: Orange Cap holder Jos Buttler returns to FORM with fourth half-century of IPL 2022 – Watch highlights

A matured innings from Buttler saw him register his 4th half-century of the tournament. However, just before reaching his fifty, Buttler went on to target the pacers. He hit Yash Dayal for 18 runs in a single over and went on to hit bog against Mohammed Shami. Buttler got a lifeline when he was dropped in 69 by Rashid Khan.

IPL 2022 Qualifier 1: Orange Cap holder Jos Buttler returns to FORM with fourth half-century of IPL 2022 – Watch highlights

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It hasn’t been an easy ride for Buttler overall. Just after crossing his fifty, the stats read that Buttler has struggled against spin bowling. He managed to score just 13 runs in 17 deliveries while he pounded the pacers for 43 off 27 deliveries.

As the innings progressed towards its end, Buttler unleashed his fury. He went on to score 89 runs off just 56 deliveries before being run out on a no-ball. With a strike rate of 158, Buttler’s innings consisted of 12 fours and 2 huge sixes. The orange cap leader crossed 700 runs to attend an unassailable lead for the race for the orange cap.

Jos Buttler with 718 runs currently, stands sixth on the list of most runs scored in an IPL season.

Most runs in an IPL season
973 V Kohli (2016)
848 D Warner (2016)
735 K Williamson (2018)
733 C Gayle (2012)
733 M Hussey (2013)
718 J Buttler (2022) *

IPL 2022 Qualifier 1: Orange Cap holder Jos Buttler returns to FORM with fourth half-century of IPL 2022 – Watch highlights

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