KKR won by 4 wickets

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Kings XI Punjab: 155/9 (20 overs)

Kolkata Knight Riders: 159/6 ( 17.5 overs)

Kolkata Knight Riders won by 4 wickets.

 Man Of the Match: Andre Russell

 

16th over: Andre Russell in terrific form! brings up his half century in just 28 balls. Russell’s catch was put down by Maxwell in this over also.CC5Hf5yUsAEOe9d

8th over: Fine Edge for Gambhir (11) ! 4th wicket fall for KKR. Doeschate scores a duck. KKR in deep trouble. KKR-60/5. Sandeep took his fourth wicket.

7th over:  OUT! this time Surya Kumar Yadav. Thisara Perera took his first wicket.

5th over:  OUT! Manish Pandey (12) failed to score big innings. Sandeep Sharma took his second wicket.

3rd over: OUT! First wicket fall for KKR. Robin Uthappa (13) LBW by Sandeep Sharma. KKR 16/1                                                          

1st over: Sandeep Sharma missed a run out chance of Robin Uthappa. 

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                                                              Kings XI Punjab Innings

20th over: RUN OUT! Bailey finally out at 59.  Mitchell Johnson (1) out at the last ball. Gambhir took a good catch at Gully. KXIP ended at 155/9 after 20 overs.

19th over: Rock solid George Bailey completes his half century. 7th wicket fall for KXIP. Sunil Narine took his first wicket.

18th over: WICKET! Umesh Yadav took his 3rd wicket. Gurkeerat out at 11. Beautifully caught by Surya Kumar! 

2nd strategic time-out in KXIP innings after 15th over.

14th over: Fifth wicket fall for KXIP. Thisara Perera gone for 9. Andre Russell took the wicket. 

12th over: OUT! big success for KKR. Glen Maxwell departs at 33. Andre Russell took an important catch at the cover position. Umesh Yadav was the bowler.

10th over: After 10 overs KXIP scores 77 runs in the loss of 3 wickets.

After the end of the 9th over Umpire gave the signal of strategic time out.

8th over: Big Miss by KKR! Yusuf Pathan missed an easy catch of Glen Maxwell at Deep Square Leg.

7th over: Sunil Narine comes in Attack. 

5th over: Sehwag gone! 3rd wicket fall for KXIP.211039.3

4th over: OUT! second success for KKR! Wriddhiman Saha departs at 15. Morkel took his first wicket.

1st over: OUT! Umesh Yadav took his first wicket in the very first over of the match. Murali Vijay back to pavilion without scoring any run.  

KKR won the toss & elected to field first.36482

Two change in Kolkata Knight Riders Team. All rounder Shakib Al hasan  replaced by Rayan Ten Doeschate. Mystery spinner Cariappa replaced by Morkel.

 

Kings XI Punjab:
Murali Vijay, Virendar Sehwag, Wriddhiman Saha (Wicket Keeper), Glen Maxwell, George Bailey (Captain), Thisara Perera, Axar Patel, Gurkeerat Singh, Mitchell Johnson, Anureet Singh, Sandeep Sharma

Kolkata Knight Riders:
Robin Uthappa(Wicket Keeper), Gautam Gambhir (Captain), Manish Pandey, Surya Kumar Yadav, Yusuf Pathan, Rayan ten Doeschate, Andre Russell, Piyush Chawla, Sunil Narine, Morne Morkel, Umesh Yadav

Report By: Siddhartha Sarkar

 

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