Kolkata Knight Rider has got their third wins by 5 runs against Bangalore Royal Challengers in their 7th match after four consecutive defeats which took place at
Due to heavy rain match delayed to start and reduced to 16 over for per side. After winning the toss KKR skipper Sourav Ganguly elected to bat first. It was a big chance for both teams to come back in the competition. However, Rahul Dravid’s
Kolkata’s opening pair couldn’t make a good start. They fall pressure after losing two important wickets within 20 runs. Then Sourav Ganguly and David Hussey took the helm of batting side. After scoring 20 runs, Sourav got run out while taking a quick run. He compiled the second highest score. David Hussey made the highest 26 runs for his side facing 12 balls.
However, after losing 7 wickets, Kolkata made a chasing score of 129 against
Chasing this score,
Sourav Ganguly has become man of the match for claiming 1 wicket for 7 bowling 3 overs at economy rate 2.33 after his batting.
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