Kolkata Knight Riders vs Kings XI Punjab Match Review // Match 46

Kings XI Punjab beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 8 wickets. KXIP improved their position at number four on the points table. They played total 12 matches and won 6 matches. They need to win next two matches remaining to confirm the playoffs. While on the other hand KKR have the same points so they have to follow the same conditions. KXIP continuously improving their position after Chris Gayle comeback. Now i'm going to shortly review the match.


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KKR bat first and scored total 149 runs by 9 wickets. Except Gill, Morgan, Ferguson all batsman failed to play a good innings. Gill scored 57 runs in 45 balls including 3 fours and 4 sixes. Rana, Tripathi, Karthik have gone early. Then Morgan came out and made a good partnership with Gill. Morgan hammered 40 runs in 25 balls. Morgan have gone in 9.5 overs while KKR have scored 91/4. After losing Morgan wicket nobody played a good innings to target big score except Ferguson scored 24 runs in 13 balls. Shami picked up 3 wickets. Jordan and Ravi both picked up 2 wickets.

In reply KXIP have stated slowly. After losing Rahul wicket Gayle came out and hammered 51 runs in 29 balls including 2 fours and 5 sixes. Mandeep also played a good innings of 66 runs in 56 balls. Chris Gayle was man of the match. Now another match between SRH vs DC is ongoing. I will share this match report on my next post. Stay turned....