Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) defeated defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) by 7 wickets in the Indian Premier League (IPL) Eliminator at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium on Wednesday.
Brilliant Bowling from Kolkata Knight Riders restricted the defending champions to 128 for seven in 20 overs during the eliminator at M Chinnaswamy Stadium at Bengaluru. Disciplined bowling from Kolkata did not allow Hyderabad batsmen to free their arms and score runs at will. Gautam Gambhir did a great job in rotating his bowlers as Kolkata picked up wickets at regular intervals. For Hyderabad, David Warner (37) scored the highest.
Rain has halted Kolkata Knight Riders’ chase after excellent bowling spells from Nathan Coulter-Nile and Co. restricted Sunrisers Hyderabad to 128/7 in the IPL 2017 Eliminator at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium.
After rain stopped Kolkatta Knight Riders needed to chase down 48 runs in 6 overs and Gautam Gambhir brilliant performance helped KKR in achieving the target
KKR, who lost four out of seven matches in the latter half of the season, have played out of their skins and made it to the second qualifier.