In an thrilling conflict on Wednesday, Kolkata Knight Riders beat Chennai Tremendous Kings by 10 runs in Abu Dhabi. Kolkata jumped to 3rd place after buying two essential factors towards Chennai. Rahul Tripathi was the star of the sport, as he opened the innings instead of Sunil Narine and slammed 51-ball 81 laced with eight fours and three sixes.
Batting first, KKR had been bowled out for 167 as no KKR participant crossed the 20-run mark barring Rahul. Dwayne Bravo was the choose of the CSK bowlers with three for 37 as he accomplished 150 IPL wickets, whereas Sam Curran, Karn Sharma and Shardul Thakur bought two apiece on the Sheikh Zayed Stadium.
Chasing a tough goal of 168 on a pitch that appeared to have slowed down, CSK had been off to a brisk begin with Shane Watson and Faf du Plessis including 30 runs in lower than 4 overs.
Watson made 50 off 40 balls, whereas Ambati Rayudu contributed 30 off 27 balls, however the others couldn’t do a lot as CSK fell quick.
The 17th over was game-changer of the match, the place younger Varun Chakravarthy castled MS Dhoni, after getting hit for a 4 on the primary ball.
Sunil Narine additionally troubled CSK batsman within the second half of the innings as he gave 31 runs in his 4 overs and picked a worth wicket of Watson. Whereas Andre Russell, who got here to bowl within the enterprise finish of the sport, scalped an important wicket of Sam Curran on his first ball of 18th over to dent CSK batting additional.
The followers on Twitter hailed KKR’s Rahul Tripathi and bowlers after scientific efficiency towards CSK in co-owner and Bollywood famous person Shah Rukh Khan‘s presence.
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KKR bowlers having enjoyable on the market..
In the meantime Kuldeep to Karthik : pic.twitter.com/T4Nvcu1vVV
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