Kolkata Knight Riders have been again to profitable methods on Sunday after the facet defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad within the Tremendous Over in Abu Dhabi on Sunday.
Lockie Ferguson turned out to be the hero of the sport for the facet as he picked 5 wickets, together with two within the tremendous over to bundle out SRH for mere 2 runs, after the 2 sides have been engaged in a high-octane affair.
Regardless of his first win as KKR captain, Eoin Morgan left the match with a bitter feeling as Andre Russell’s damage points resurfaced once more, affecting his means to bowl the ultimate over at his finest. That nearly value KKR the sport as David Warner, who scored 33-ball 47, scored 17 off the 18 wanted within the final over to take the match into Tremendous Over.
Talking on the post-match presentation Morgan revealed Russell confirmed a variety of character by asking to bowl the ultimate over however could not execute his plan.
“Going off the sector, we thought he’s injured however he got here again saying he can bowl. To ship, he got here with a brief run-up, which he does so typically however didn’t handle to execute his plan. He confirmed a variety of character by taking the match into the Tremendous Over for us particularly after beginning the over with a no-ball,” stated the skipper.
Morgan additional burdened that Russell is essential to KKR’s play-off ambitions and hoped he will probably be match to play at his finest quickly.