Former Indian cricketer Harbhajan Singh also lauded KL Rahul for showing a lot of calmness and leading the IPL newbies by example.

KL Rahul was the only batter who looked in the top groove against Mumbai Indians at the Wankhede Stadium. The second match of IPL 2022 between the two franchises once again saw the LSG skipper leading from the front.

The 29-year-old had achieved the three-figure mark in the first contest against the Rohit Sharma-led team.

He smashed an unbeaten 103 runs in the next fixture, laced with 12 fours and 4 sixes. His effort with the bat took Lucknow to 168/6 in 20 overs.

He became the second player to score more than one hundred against the same team in the same IPL season. Virat Kohli was the first player who hit multiple centuries against Gujarat Lions in 2016.

Earlier, Mumbai Indians won the toss and invited LSG to bat first. Mumbai are still looking for their first win in the competition, having lost seven contests in a row,

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