Kolkata Knight Riders vs Kings XI Punjab full Highlights: We have brought to you from Eden Gardens Kolkata
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Kings XI Punjab full Highlights, Sunil Naraine out
In the 18th match of the IPL-11, Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab, who returned to the glorious form, are face to face. Punjab won the toss and decided to bowl first.
Punjab has made a change, replacing Mohit Sharma, Ankit Rajput has been given the chance. Kolkata has not made any changes in the team.
In today’s game, everyone’s eyes will be caught by Andre Russell and Chris Gayle of Jamaica, who are bouncing with the bat.
Gayle made his first century of this season against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Thursday, 104 not out from 63 balls. Gayle’s innings included 11 sixes, out of which six were the best spinners of Rashid Khan.
At the same time, he also paused the wounds of not selling in the first round of the IPL auction. Gail, part of the Royal Challengers Bangalore and KKR, was not sold in the first round of the auction for this season after ten years of golden career in IPL. Later the Punjab team of mentor Virender Sehwag bought them.
Gayle, who got out in the first two matches, scored 63 against Chennai Super Kings. Gayle said, “Many people said that Gayle has to prove something, the time does not wait for anyone but I am not playing here to prove anything. I want to enjoy my game.”
HIGHLIGHtS OF THE MATCH
In the 18th match of the IPL-11, Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab, who returned to the glorious form, are face to face. Kolkata lost the third wicket in 9.4 overs, before batting first. Nitish Rana was run out after scoring three runs.
Chris Lin and Dinesh Karthik are on the crease. Kolkata made 127 runs in 13 overs losing three wickets.
On behalf of Punjab, Mujib ur Rahim sent the dangerous Sunil Narine (1) back to the pavilion. Ashwin dismissed Robin Uthappa (34). Nitish Rana (3) was run out
Kolkata batted first, lost 5th wicket in 16.5 overs. Andre Russell took 10 runs and was caught by Karun Nair on Barindra Saran’s ball.
Dinesh Karthik and Shubhaman are on the gill crease. Kolkata has scored 163 runs in 5 overs in 17 overs.
Kolkata Knight Riders have set a target of 192 runs to win against Kings XI Punjab, CHRIS LYNN WAS STAR PERFORMER MADE 74 RUNS BY Kolkata Knight Riders to a strong score