- not out30371940157.89not out911610150.00Extras7 (lb 6, w 1)TOTAL167/7 (20 Overs, RR: 8.35)Fall of wickets: 1-57 (G Gambhir, 6.2 ov), 2-81 (RV Uthappa, 10.6 ov), 3-86 (AD Russell, 11.6 ov), 4-105 (MK Pandey, 13.5 ov), 5-111 (RN ten Doeschate, 14.6 ov), 6-139 (J Botha, 17.3 ov), 7-145 (SA Yadav, 17.6 ov)
- not out1110411275.00not out12100100.00Extras4 (w 4)TOTAL132/9 (20 Overs, RR: 6.60)Fall of wickets: 1-5 (DA Warner, 0.3 ov), 2-6 (NV Ojha, 0.6 ov), 3-29 (S Dhawan, 4.5 ov), 4-55 (EJG Morgan, 8.1 ov), 5-68 (GH Vihari, 11.4 ov), 6-69 (Bipul Sharma, 11.6 ov), 7-81 (MC Henriques, 14.1 ov), 8-117 (KV Sharma, 17.5 ov), 9-131 (P Kumar, 19.4 ov)
Player Of The Match
Hours of play (local time)
- Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 55 runs, 0 wicket)
- Kolkata Knight Riders: 50 runs in 5.3 overs (33 balls), Extras 1
- 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 33 balls (RV Uthappa 21, G Gambhir 28, Ex 1)
- Kolkata Knight Riders: 100 runs in 12.6 overs (78 balls), Extras 5
- Kolkata Knight Riders: 150 runs in 18.2 overs (110 balls), Extras 7
- Innings Break: Kolkata Knight Riders - 167/7 in 20.0 overs (YK Pathan 30, PP Chawla 9)
- Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 33 runs, 3 wickets)
- Sunrisers Hyderabad: 50 runs in 6.5 overs (41 balls), Extras 2
- Sunrisers Hyderabad: 100 runs in 17.1 overs (103 balls), Extras 3
Fast bowler Umesh Yadav played the protagonist as his double-strike in the first over of Sunrisers Hyderabad's innings disrupted their chase, and set the tone for Kolkata Knight Riders' 35-run win
Both teams knew there would be turn, but over the course of the match it became clear that only Kolkata Knight Riders really knew how to use that to their advantage.
Plays of the Day from the match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad
Umesh Yadav's first-over double-strike loosened the bolts, before Kolkata Knight Riders' spinners took charge and the wheels truly came off Sunrisers Hyderabad's chase
Games played by Warner for SRH against KKR at Kolkata. Even in that game he was bowled for the score for 4.
Wickets taken by Umesh Yadav in the first over of the innings. He is the first Knight Riders bowler to do this.
Number of 50+ opening stands between Gambhir and Uthappa in the IPL, the most between any KKR opening pair.
Number of times Sunrisers have beaten Knight Riders in Kolkata. They have played two games and lost both.