KKR vs PBKS Live Score : Two-time champion team Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Punjab Kings by 6 wickets in the IPL match played at the Wankhede Stadium on Friday. In this match at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, KKR bundled out Punjab’s innings for 137 runs. Kolkata achieved the target in 14.3 overs. Andre Russell batted in a stormy manner and hit 2 fours and 8 sixes in 31 balls.
He gave the team victory by hitting 2 consecutive sixes in the 15th over of Liam Livingstone’s innings. ( KKR vs PBKS ) Apart from Russell, Sam Billings scored 24 runs in 23 balls with the help of one four and one six. Russell and Billings shared an unbeaten 90-run partnership for the 5th wicket. KKR’s experienced pacer Umesh Yadav took 4 wickets.
KKR vs PBKS Live Score : Kolkata beat Punjab by 6 wickets
With this, the team reached the top of the points table. After Umesh Yadav’s 4 wickets, Andre Russell batted in a stormy style and contributed significantly to the victory. Russell scored an unbeaten 70 in his 31-ball knock, hitting 2 fours and 8 sixes. ( KKR vs PBKS Live Score ) Apart from him, the wicket-keeper batsman scored 24 runs in 23 balls with the help of one four and one six and returned unbeaten. For Punjab, spinner Rahul Chahar took 2 wickets while Kagiso Rabada and Odeon Smith took 1-1.
KKR vs PBKS Live Score : Andre Russell’s fifty off 26 balls
Andre Russell completed his fifty off 26 balls. He hit a four on the fourth ball (no ball) of Arshdeep Singh’s over, then sent the final ball in the deep extra-cover direction for a six. Kolkata now needs only 10 runs to win.
KKR vs PBKS Live Score : Russell’s performance, 30 runs in Odeon Smith’s over
A total of 30 runs were scored in the second (12th of the innings) by Odeon Smith. Andre Russell sent the first ball for a four in the short fine leg direction. Then hit six consecutive sixes in the next 2 balls. Russell also sent the 5th ball for a straight six on the sitescreen. Sam Billings again hit the last ball for a six. Kolkata scored 109 runs in 12 overs for the loss of 4 wickets. Sam Billings 20 and Andre Russell are on the crease after scoring 44 runs.
KKR vs PBKS Live Score : Amazing feat of Andre Russell, 17 runs in the over
Andre Russell is playing in his old style. He hit 2 sixes in the 10th over of Harpreet Brar’s innings. A total of 17 runs were scored in this over. Kolkata scored 83 runs in 10 overs for the loss of 4 wickets. Sam Billings 12 and Russell 17 runs at the crease.
KKR vs PBKS Live Score : Rahul Chahar made the return of Punjab
Spinner Rahul Chahar took 2 wickets in his very first over (7th of the innings). He got captain Shreyas Iyer (26) caught by Kagiso Rabada on the fourth ball. Then Nitish Rana (0) was out lbw on the last ball. No run was scored in this over. Kolkata’s score after 7 wickets – 51/4. Andre Russell came out to bat.
Kolkata’s third wicket fell, Shreyas Iyer got out after scoring 26 runs
Spinner Rahul Chahar gave Punjab success on the fourth ball of his very first over (7th of the innings). He got Punjab captain Shreyas Iyer (26) caught by Kagiso Rabada. Shreyas hit 5 fours in his innings of 15 balls. Nitish Rana came out to bat.
Kolkata’s fifty completed in 5.5 overs
Fifty of Kolkata Knight Riders completed in 5.5 sides. A total of 9 runs were scored in this over of Kagiso Rabada. KKR scored 51 runs in the powerplay for the loss of 2 wickets. Captain Shreyas Iyer is playing 26 off 11 balls and Sam Billings is playing 8 runs in 7 balls.