TATA IPL 2022: Umesh Yadav becomes new Purple cap holder

Umesh Yadav made a stellar start and made a strong claim for the Purple Cap by taking the wicket of captain Mayank Agarwal and took the wicket of Liam Livingstone to claim the Purple Cap.

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In the ongoing great match between Punjab Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders, Bhanuka Rajapaksa made a great start for Punjab Kings but Umesh Yadav, Shivam Mavi, and Tim Southee made Kolkata return to the match.

For Umesh Yadav, the first match played against Chennai was very spectacular and he took two important wickets for Kolkata for 20 runs in his 4 overs.

Against Punjab Kings too, Umesh Yadav made a stellar start and made a strong claim for the Purple Cap by taking the wicket of captain Mayank Agarwal and took the wicket of Liam Livingstone to claim the Purple Cap.