Kolkata Knight Riders win Indian Premier League for the 2nd Time

Kolkata Knight Riders win Indian Premier League

Kolkata Knight Riders win Indian Premier League by beating Kings XI Punjab in the final. This is the 2nd time KKR have won an IPL title. Previously, they had won the IPL title in 2012.

Kolkata Knight Riders win Indian Premier League

Match Details:

  • Toss: Kolkata Knight Riders, who chose to field
  • Venue: M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
  • Umpires: Kumar Dharmasena, Bruce Oxenford, S Ravi, CK Nandan
  • Referee: Roshan Mahanama

Kings XI Punjab innings

  • KXIP: 50 runs in 7.6 overs
  • Powerplay – 32 runs, 2 wickets
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 40 balls (Manan Vohra 19, Wriddhiman Saha 33)
  • KXIP: 100 runs in 13.3 overs
  • Wriddhiman Saha: 50 off 29 balls (3 x fours, 4 x sixes)
  • Manan Vohra: 50 off 42 balls (4 x fours, 1 x six)
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 59 balls (Manan Vohra 40, Wriddhiman Saha 60)
  • KXIP: 150 runs in 16.3 overs
  • Wriddhiman Saha: 100 off 49 balls (8 x fours, 8 x sixes)
  • Innings Break: KXIP – 199/4 in 20 overs

 

Kolkata Knight Riders innings

  • Powerplay – 59 runs, 1 wicket
  • KKR: 50 runs in 5.2 overs
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 30 balls (Gautam Gambhir 21, Manish Pandey 27)
  • Manish Pandey: 50 off 31 balls (5 x fours, 2 x sixes)
  • KKR: 100 runs in 10.4 overs
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 34 balls (Manish Pandey 32, Yusuf Pathan 18)
  • KKR: 150 runs in 14.6 overs
  • KKR: 200 runs in 19.3 overs
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