KXIP Wins By 6 Wickets

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  • KXIP wins the match.
  • SIX! Miller makes room for himself and digs Dinda out of the blockhole for a huge six. Easy now for KXIP
  • 145/4 after 17 overs, need 19 off 18 balls to win
  • Glenn Maxwell is in the mood as Kings XI close in on a win.
  • TWO SIXES!!!! Maxwell has brought down the equation to less than a run a ball.
  • Glenn Maxwell hits Imran Tahir for a 6! 135/4 (15.2 Ov)
  • FOUR! Maxwell cracks that ball from Stokes through point for a boundary. KXIP 120/4 in 15th over
  • SIX! Now David Miller joins the party. Huge six over Bhatia’s head. Lovely lift-off.
  • Maxwell flays Bhatia for another four. KXIP 108/4 in 13.2 overs. Glenn Maxwell 18, Miller 4.
  • Another boundary from Maxwell brings down the equation. KXIP 103/4 after 13 overs. Need 61 to win. Glenn Maxwell 13, David Miller 3.
  • SIX! Massive! Clean hit from Glenn Maxwell off Rahul Chahar for a much-needed six.
  • KXIP 88/4 after 12 overs. Miller 1, Maxwell 2.
  • OUT! Tahir strikes again! Axar Patel c&b Tahir 24. KXIP 85/4 in 11.1 overs. David Miller in.
  • KXIP need 91 runs from 60 balls now.
  • Hashim Amla holes out to Stokes for 28. KXIP 83/3 in 10.4 overs.
  • KXIP 62/2 after eight overs. Hashim Amla 22, Axar Patel 10. KXIP need 102 more to win.
  • Saha stays back, doesn’t know which way the ball will turn. Imran Tahir gets the ball to skid off the surface and go through the gap between pad and bat. Early warning for KXIP. Axar Patel in.
  • OUT! Imran Tahir gets Wriddhiman Saha with a striaght one. KXIP 49/2 in 5.2 overs.
  • Two boundaries by Saha proves why dropping him could be costly. KXIP 48/1 after 5 overs. Amla 18, Saha 13.
  • DROPPED! Christian drops Saha. Difficult chance though. Could be costly.
  • KXIP 38/1 after 4 overs. Amla 17, Saha 4.
  • Wriddhiman Saha is a good striker of the ball. He had scored 115 off 55 balls in the IPL 2014 final and maybe that’s why he has come one down.
  • OUT! Dinda gets rid of Manan Vohra for 14. KXIP 27/1 in 2.5 overs. Saha in.
  • SIX! Manan Vohra lifts Dinda over his head for a huge six. KXIP 25/0 after 2.1 overs.
  • Manan Vohra hits Daniel Christian for a 4! 11/0 (1.2 Ov)
  • After 1.0 Ov, Kings XI Punjab 6/0. Hashim Amla 5 (5b), Manan Vohra 1 (1b)
  • Match begins.
  • RPS-163/6 after 20 over.
  • WOOOOAAAHHH! SIXX!! That went out of the park! Christian is making the difference.
  • FOUR! Christian sweeps fine and scoops the next one and gets back to back boundaries. RPS 156/5
  • Sandeep Sharma to D Christian, 4 runs, 152/5
  • RPS 147/5 in 19 overs. Sandeep to bowl the last over.
  • 18.5: M Sharma to M Tiwary, 4 runs, 146/5.
  • Terrific shot by Tiwary! Down the ground, over long on for a SIX.
  • Big wicket that by akshar2026 & again only five runs conceded with two overs left. RPS 133/5 off 18.
  • 17.3: WICKET! B Stokes (50) is out, c&b Axar Patel, 132/5
  • Maiden fifty for Ben Stokes, 50 off 30 balls. RPS 128/4 after 17 overs.
  • RPS-123/4 after 16 over.
  • MP Stoinis to B Stokes, 6 runs, 116/4
  • 100 reached for Pune.
  • A clean shot straight down the ground. Stokes with another 6.98/4 after 14 over.
  • FOUR! Manoj Tiwary sends Natarajan to the deep extra cover fence. RPS 82/4 in the 13th over
  • OUT! Dhoni falls to Swapnil, offering a catch to the bowler. A very soft dismissal. RPS 71/4
  • 11: MP Stoinis to B Stokes, 4 runs, 71/3
  • Half way through the innings, 63/3. Will need to pick up the pace in the 2nd half
  • After 10 ovs, RPS are 63/3. Stokes 13*, Dhoni 3*
  • That’s a close shave for Dhoni. Stoinis bowls this outside off and it climbs up on Dhoni, takes the inside edge and misses off by a whisker.
  • RPS 53/3 after 9 overs. Big test for Ben Stokes. He has to build a partnership with MS Dhoni now.
  • MS Dhoni comes to bat.
  • WICKET! S Smith (26) is out, c Manan Vohra b Marcus Stoinis, 49/3
  • After 7 overs, 42/2
  • Ajinkya Rahane c Marcus Stoinis b Thangarasu Natarajan 19 (15b). Rising Pune Supergiant 36/2 (6.2 Ovs).
  • The first wicket for Talented T Natarajan.
  • RPS score 13 runs off the third over, including the first 6 of the game. Score is 32/1 off 5 overs.
  • A good over off Sharma. After 4 overs, 20/1. Let’s keep the momentum going
  • Rahane hooks Mohit over fine leg and into the crowd and follows it up with a four. RPS 19/.
  • Yes Bank maximum! Rahane Hits first Six of the match
  • Ajinkya Rahane gets a reprieve on 4 as Manan Vohra drops a simple catch at cover.
  • Rising Pune Supergiant: 7/1 after 3 overs, Rahane, Smith at the crease for RPS.
  • Good start by sandeep & Mohit Sharma so far.
  • Captain Steve Smith in and they have to look to build a partnership.
  • Steven Smith comes out to bat for Pune after early blow. RPS: 3/1 after 2 over
  • sandeep bowls Agarwal for a duck!!!

Indore: Kings XI Punjab and Rising Pune Supergiants have a 1-1 head-to-head record in the Indian Premier League. Today’s 2017 IPL T20 match will be their third match and Rising Pune Supergiants will be confident after their good win against Mumbai Indians on Thursday. Kings XI Punjab will be led by Australian limited overs specialist Glenn Maxwell. Today’s first match will see an exciting contest between RPS captain Steve Smith and Maxwell. Kings XI will also bank on the likes of Eoin Morgan and David Miller.

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