IPL Fever: KKR beat KXIP by 7 wickets at Mohali

News Bharati    04-May-2019

Mumbai, May 2: In IPL cricket, Kolkata Knight Riders beat Kings XI Punjab by seven wickets at Mohali last night. Chasing a target of 184, Kolkata's Shubman Gill scoring an attractive 65 not out off 49 balls set the pace with some big hits in the Power play overs. Chris Lynn scored 46 off 22 balls.


 

Kolkata Knight Riders achieved the target in just 18 overs with the loss of 3 wickets.

Here are some stat highlights from KXIP vs KKR IPL 2019 match

Sam Curran's 55 not out is his highest score in T20 cricket.

Shubman Gill has most fifty-plus scores, 4, in IPL as a teenager.

This was KKR's eighth highest successful run chases for KKR in IPL.

Earlier, Youngsters Sam Curran and Nicholas Pooran displayed belligerence as Punjab put on a respectable 183 for 6 against Kolkata.

KXIP will now face Chennai Super Kings while KKR takes on Mumbai Indians in their last match.

 

Today, third-placed Delhi Capitals will aim for a big win against 5th placed Rajasthan Royals in their final IPL league match in New Delhi. The match will begin at 4 p.m. In the second match, bottom-placed Royal Challengers Bangalore will host fourth-placed Sunrisers Hyderabad at 8 p.m.