IPL 2018: Kolkata Knight Riders bowled out Delhi Daredevils for 129 in 14.2 overs at the Eden Gardens last night. KKR wins by 71 runs over Delhi Daredevils on Monday night.
Nithish Rana played a fantastic knock of 59 runs by beating Delhi Daredevils and helps KKR to return to winning ways.Rana says that” I enjoy playing when there is pressure”to the reporters after the Indian Premier League (IPL) clash at the Eden Gardens.
After winning the toss Gautam Gambir asks the home team to bat first. Then they managed to put a good score of 200/9 on the board.
Later the Delhi Daredevils openers maintained a good run rate initially but loses wickets at regular intervals and were bowled out for 129 in 14.2 overs.
However, KKR lost its first wicket of Sunil Narine in the second over but it was Robin Utthapa35 for 19 balls helped KKR to move on the game. After the dismissal of Utthapa, Nithish Rana came to the crease and bats brilliantly.
Except Rishab pant (43 for 26 balls) and Glen Maxwell(47 for 22 balls) made a partnership of 62 runs, no other middle order batsman could stay for a long time in the crease.
Kolkata Knight Riders bowled out Delhi Daredevils for 129 in 14.2 overs. Sunil Narine and kuldeep yadav took 3 wickets each and the rest took a wicket each.