The Gujarat Titans defeated the Chennai Super Kings in Match 29 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune on Sunday. Gujarat managed to record three goals against the defending champions Chennai.
In this match, the IPL debutant team played without the presence of their regular captain Hardik Pandya due to an injury. Thus, Rashid Khan took over to lead the Titans.
In addition to continuing their winning momentum in the IPL this season, the position of the Titans also rose in the IPL 2022 points table standings. Gujarat has colelcted 10 points from six matches so far. They recorded two more points than Lucknow Super Giants, Royal Challengers Bangalore, and Sunrisers Hyderabad.
“It's an amazing feeling in IPL, it's a dream come true to lead the team, and delivering that is something special. Just that we wanted to take the game deep. We were capable of chasing 90 runs in the last 7 overs, and that was the plan. We were trying to take the game as deep as possible,” said Khan after the match.